James Alvis St. Clair

30 November 1872–5 July 1952 (Age 79)
Walnut Shade, Taney, Missouri, United States

The Life of James Alvis

When James Alvis St. Clair was born on 30 November 1872, in Walnut Shade, Taney, Missouri, United States, his father, William Franklin St. Clair, was 25 and his mother, Ailcy Ann Cook, was 25. He married Lillian Lucettie Evans on 1 April 1900, in Taney, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Jasper Township, Taney, Missouri, United States for about 30 years and White River Township, Stone, Missouri, United States for about 20 years. He died on 5 July 1952, in Monett, Lawrence, Missouri, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Liberty Cemetery, Liberty Township, Washington, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Alvis St. Clair
Lillian Lucettie Evans
Marriage: 1 April 1900
Myrtle Ivy St. Clair
Clara Lucettie St. Clair
St. Clair
James William St. Clair
George Absalom St. Clair
John Oliver St Clair
Pauline Pearl Saint Clair
Paul Preston Saint Clair
Rachel Lucinda St. Clair
Noah McKenzie St. Clair
Charles Leonard St. Clair
Chan Folsum St. Clair
Sarah Elizabeth St. Clair
Mary Cecile St. Clair

Spouse and Children

1 April 1900
Taney, Missouri, United States


+9 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William Franklin St. Clair


    Ailcy Ann Cook




+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 3

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 3

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 24

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

1 English (of Norman origin): habitational name from any of the numerous places in France so called from the dedication of their churches to St. Jean ( see John ).2 Americanized form of French St . Jean .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • James A St Clair, "United States Census, 1900"
  • James A St Clair, "United States Census, 1940"
  • James A St Clair, "United States Census, 1910"

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