James Anthony Small

21 June 1889–3 May 1950 (Age 60)
Anaconda, Deer Lodge, Montana, United States

The Life Summary of James Anthony

James Anthony Small was born on 21 June 1889, in Anaconda, Deer Lodge, Montana, United States as the son of Roger Small and Bridget Mcgreevy. He married Jeanetta White on 14 October 1913, in Deer Lodge, Montana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 3 May 1950, in Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Calvary Cemetery, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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James Anthony Small
Jeanetta White
Marriage: 14 October 1913
Anna Della Small
Roger Richard Small
Francis May Small

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  • Marriage
    14 October 1913Deer Lodge, Montana, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1890 · Montana's First Hydroelectric Dam
    Age 1
    Black Eagle Dam located in Great Falls, Montana was created in 1890. This was the first hydroelectric dam in the state of Montana.
    1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station
    Age 2
    Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
    1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake
    Age 17
    A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.

    Name Meaning

    1 English: nickname for a person of slender build or diminutive stature, from Middle English smal ‘thin’, ‘narrow’.2 Translation of equivalents in other European languages, such as German Klein and Schmal , French Petit .

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

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    Sources (18)

    • James H Small in household of Anna V White, "United States Census, 1920"
    • James A Small in household of Delia Small, "United States Census, 1910"
    • James Small in household of Delia Small, "United States Census, 1900"

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