James Harry Tatham

1907–1965 (Age 57)
Mount Vernon, Skagit, Washington, United States

The Life of James Harry

When James Harry Tatham was born on 17 August 1907, in Mount Vernon, Skagit, Washington, United States, his father, Marcus Ervin Tatham, was 33 and his mother, Leana P Cannon, was 30. He married Blanche Bernice Schiller on 25 August 1941, in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States. He lived in Burlington, Skagit, Washington, United States in 1910 and West Hamilton Election Precinct, Skagit, Washington, United States in 1940. He died on 6 June 1965, in Skagit, Washington, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Hamilton Cemetery, Hamilton, Skagit, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Harry Tatham
Blanche Bernice Schiller
Marriage: 25 August 1941

Spouse & Children

25 August 1941
Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States

Parents & Siblings



  • Ralph Coleman Tatham


  • Female1900–1991Female

  • Louis Tatham


  • Margaret Tatham


  • Male1907–1965Male

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World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1910 · Women Gain the Right to Vote in Washington

Age 3

On November 8, 1910, Washington became the first state to allow women to vote. This event would lead to the long battle by women in all the states to fight for the right to vote. This would happen 10 years later.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 16

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in northern Lancashire, so named from the Old English personal name Tāta ( see Tate ) + Old English hām ‘homestead’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Harry James Tatham in household of Lena P Tatham, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Harry Tatham in household of Erwin Tatham, "United States Census, 1910"
  • James Harry Tatham, "Idaho, County Marriages, 1864-1950"

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