James Henrie Arthur

1890–1967 (Age 77)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of James Henrie

When James Henrie Arthur was born on 13 March 1890, in North Carolina, United States, his father, George Stevenson Arthur, was 28 and his mother, Isabella Jessie Henrie, was 20. He married Elizabeth Whittington Groome on 22 December 1924, in High Point, Guilford, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Asheville, Buncombe, North Carolina, United States in 1910 and Oak Ridge, Guilford, North Carolina, United States in 1930. He died on 7 November 1967, in Kings Mountain, Cleveland, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Greensboro, Guilford, North Carolina, United States.

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James Henrie Arthur
Elizabeth Whittington Groome
Marriage: 22 December 1924
Marion Groome Arthur
Margaret Ann "Peggy" Arthur

Spouse & Children

22 December 1924
High Point, Guilford, North Carolina, United States


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  • Margaret Ann "Peggy" Arthur


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 7

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 22

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

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

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Sources (3)

  • James H Arthur, "United States Census, 1930"
  • James Arthur in household of George A Arthur, "United States Census, 1910"
  • James H Arthur in household of George S Arthur, "United States Census, 1900"

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