James Wesley Arthur

1883–1961 (Age 78)
Sabine, Louisiana, United States

The Life of James Wesley

When James Wesley Arthur was born on 2 July 1883, in Sabine, Louisiana, United States, his father, Thomas Jefferson Arthur Jr, was 34 and his mother, Martha Louise McMillan, was 27. He married Pauline Watkins on 22 June 1907, in Many, Sabine, Louisiana, United States. He lived in Negreet, Sabine, Louisiana, United States for about 10 years and Ward Three, Sabine, Louisiana, United States in 1940. He died on 14 December 1961, in Zwolle, Sabine, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Sabine, Louisiana, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

James Wesley Arthur
Pauline Watkins
Marriage: 22 June 1907

Spouse & Children

22 June 1907
Many, Sabine, Louisiana, United States

Parents & Siblings



+3 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 3

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.

Age 21

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

An eminent person; high, lofty, exalted, noble, eminent, excellent, proud; a bear; noble, great, generous. Gaelic forms are Art and Artair.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jim W Arthur, "United States Census, 1940"
  • James W Arthur in household of Thomas Arthur, "United States Census, 1900"
  • James W Arthur, "United States Census, 1930"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account
Create a free account to view more about your family.
Share this with your family and friends.