James A Roberts

25 September 1901–18 September 1979 (Age 77)
Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of James A

James A Roberts was born on 25 September 1901, in Kentucky, United States. He married Pina Mildred Elrod on 1 August 1925, in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States. He died on 18 September 1979, in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States, at the age of 77.

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James A Roberts
1901–1979
Pina Mildred Elrod
1903–1980
Marriage: 1 August 1925

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 August 1925Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States
  • World Events (8)

    1904 · The Black Patch War
    Age 3
    From 1904-1909, the Black Patch War took place. This was a war between about 30 counties in southwestern Kentucky and northwestern Tennessee. The war was mostly over the Dark Fired Tobacco that was produced in the area during this time.
    1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded
    Age 5
    The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.
    1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack
    Age 22
    Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

    Name Meaning

    English: patronymic from the personal name Robert . This surname is very frequent in Wales and west central England. It is also occasionally borne by Jews, presumably as an Americanized form of a like-sounding Jewish surname.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Robert
    Robards
    Roberds
    Robers
    Robirds

    Sources (2)

    • James A Roberts, "United States Census, 1940"
    • James A Roberts, "United States Census, 1930"

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