James C Jenkins

7 August 1858–20 September 1915 (Age 57)
Missouri City, Fort Bend, Texas, United States

The Life of James C

When James C Jenkins was born on 7 August 1858, in Missouri City, Fort Bend, Texas, United States, his father, William Charles Jenkins, was 48 and his mother, Susan Louannie McMahon, was 42. He married Sarah Yates in 1877. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Prairie Township, Audrain, Missouri, United States in 1920 and Laddonia, Audrain, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. He died on 20 September 1915, in Douglas, Missouri, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Goodhope, Douglas, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

James C Jenkins
1858–1915
Sarah Yates
1861–1894
Marriage: 1877
Daniel D Jenkins
1881–

Spouse and Children

    Male1858–1915Male

    Sarah Yates

    Female1861–1894Female

MARRIAGE
1877
children

(1)

    Daniel D Jenkins

    Male1881–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(14)

    Matilda Jenkins

    Female1833–1908Female

    Female1835–1904Female

    Joseph Blackburn Sisk Jenkins

    Male1836–1891Male

    Male1838–1901Male

    Rebecca Jane Jenkins

    Female1840–1915Female

+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1860

Age 2

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1861 · Texas Secedes from the United States

Age 3

On February 1, 1861, Texas seceded from the United States. On March 2, 1861, they had joined with the Confederate States of America.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 17

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.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Jenkin . Jenkins is one of the most common names in England, especially southwestern England, but is also especially associated with Wales.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • James Jenkins in household of William Jenkins, "United States Census, 1860"
  • James Jenkins in household of William Jenkins, "United States Census, 1870"
  • James Jenkins, "United States Census, 1900"

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