James Hampton Roberts

23 January 1911–8 December 2002 (Age 91)
Alabama, United States

The Life of James Hampton

When James Hampton Roberts was born on 23 January 1911, in Alabama, United States, his father, Crawford Chandler Roberts, was 27 and his mother, Mollie Lou Horn, was 25. He married Mary Magdalene Blau on 12 July 1938, in Election Precinct 29 Alabama City, Etowah, Alabama, United States. He lived in Election Precinct 21, Jefferson, Alabama, United States in 1940 and Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama, United States in 2002. He died on 8 December 2002, at the age of 91.

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James Hampton Roberts
Mary Magdalene Blau
Marriage: 12 July 1938

Spouse and Children

12 July 1938
Election Precinct 29 Alabama City, Etowah, Alabama, United States

Parents and Siblings



    Barney Hilton Roberts


    Clyde Roberts


    Perry Lovejoy Roberts



World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

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.
1912 · Alabama Equal Suffrage Association Formed

Age 1

The Alabama Equal Suffrage Association was founded in Birmingham to fight for the voting rights of white women.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 24

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

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.

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Sources (3)

  • James Roberts in household of Crawford Roberts, "United States Census, 1930"
  • James H Roberts in household of Crawford C Roberts, "United States Census, 1920"
  • James H Roberts, "United States Census, 1940"

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