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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James C Jenkins
Sarah Yates
Marriage: 1877
Daniel D Jenkins

Spouse and Children


    Sarah Yates




    Daniel D Jenkins


Parents and Siblings



    Matilda Jenkins



    Joseph Blackburn Sisk Jenkins



    Rebecca Jane Jenkins


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World Events (8)


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.

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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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