James Herbert Hudspeth

4 April 1880–19 December 1954 (Age 74)
Cedarville, Modoc, California, United States

The Life of James Herbert

When James Herbert Hudspeth was born on 4 April 1880, in Cedarville, Modoc, California, United States, his father, William David Hudspeth, was 35 and his mother, Amanda Jane Green, was 30. He married Alice Myrtle Allenwood about 1900, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Alturas, Modoc, California, United States in 1920 and Long Beach Judicial Township, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940. He died on 19 December 1954, in Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Compton, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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James Herbert Hudspeth
Alice Myrtle Allenwood
Marriage: about 1900
Alice M E Hudspeth
Aline Amanda Hudspeth
Bethel Bertine Hudspeth
William Allenwood Hudspeth

Spouse and Children

about 1900
Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States


Parents and Siblings

    William David Hudspeth


    Amanda Jane Green




+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 11

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.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 20

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English (northeastern counties): unexplained. Compare Hedgepeth .

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

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Sources (3)

  • James H Hudspeth in household of Wade W William, "United States Census, 1920"
  • James H Hudspeth in household of Andrew D Hudspeth, "United States Census, 1910"
  • James H Hudspeth, "United States Census, 1940"

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