James Robert Eads

20 February 1880–7 August 1949 (Age 69)
Carlisle, Lonoke, Arkansas, United States

The Life of James Robert

When James Robert Eads was born on 20 February 1880, in Carlisle, Lonoke, Arkansas, United States, his father, James Eads, was 41 and his mother, Sarah Alice Foreman, was 23. He married Nellie May Wooldridge on 30 April 1923, in Faulkner, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died on 7 August 1949, in Shreveport, Caddo, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 69.

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James Robert Eads
Nellie May Wooldridge
Marriage: 30 April 1923
Mary Elizabeth Eads
Dorothy Jean Eads

Spouse and Children

30 April 1923
Faulkner, Arkansas, United States


Parents and Siblings

    James Eads


    Sarah Alice Foreman




World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1883 · The Mosaic Templar is Founded

Age 3

The Mosaic Templar is an African American fraternal organization founded in Little Rock. it was founded by former slaves, John Edward Bush and Chester W. Keatts. It was part of a movement that was going on at the time, where everyone was forming fraternities and sororities. The main departments for this one where endowment, monument, analysis, uniform, rank, recapitulation, records, and a juvenile division.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 20

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic or metronymic from Eade .

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

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Sources (3)

  • J R Eads, "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957"
  • J. R. Eads, "Arkansas Marriages, 1837-1944"
  • Legacy NFS Source: James Robert Eads - death: 7 August 1949; Shreveport, Caddo, Louisiana, United States

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