James Allen Muir

3 August 1882–11 September 1971 (Age 89)
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of James Allen

When James Allen Muir was born on 3 August 1882, in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, John Brown Muir, was 41 and his mother, Mary Allan, was 28. He had at least 2 sons and 1 daughter with Dora Vivian Gould. He lived in Township 2 Ward, Ravalli, Montana, United States in 1940 and Ravalli, Montana, United States in 1971. He died on 11 September 1971, in Hamilton, Ravalli, Montana, United States, at the age of 89.

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Family Time Line

James Allen Muir
1882–1971
Dora Vivian Gould
1892–1964
James Muir
1927–
Mayme Elizabeth Muir
1929–1997
John Brown Muir
1931–1992

Spouse and Children

children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    John Brown Muir

    Male1841–1918Male

    Mary Allan

    Female1854–Female

siblings

(13)

    Elizabeth Muir

    Female1870–Female

    Janet Muir

    Female1873–Female

    Robert Muir

    Male1873–Male

    Mary Muir

    Female1874–Female

    John Brown Muir

    Male1879–Male

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1884

Age 2

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1890

Age 8

Historical Boundaries - 1890: Missoula, Montana, United States; 1893: Ravalli, Montana, United States
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 24

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

Scottish: topographic name for someone who lived on a moor, from a Scots form of Middle English more ‘moor’, ‘fen’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • James Muir, "United States Census, 1940"
  • James Muir, "United States Census, 1930"
  • James Muir, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"

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