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James Bruce Upshaw

Male 1874 - 1951  (77 years)


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  • Name James Bruce Upshaw 
    Born 22 Jul 1874  [1
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1900  Kennedy, Lamar, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1910  Athens, Clarke, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1918  McDonough, Henry, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1938  407 North Ave NE, Atlanta, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • 1940
    Died 12 Oct 1951  Fulton County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried Hillcrest Cemetery, Villa Rica, Carroll, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I21086  Dickinson
    Last Modified 6 Mar 2018 

    Father Milligan W Upshaw,   b. 1847, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. Concord Methodist Church Cemetery, Hickory Level, Carroll, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Martha M McAllister,   b. 1847, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1916, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Family ID F6572  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Candler,   b. 21 Sep 1876, Villa Rica, Carroll, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1966  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 14 Feb 1899  Carroll County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Upshaw,   b. ca. 1902, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    +2. Martha Ruth Upshaw,   b. 25 Feb 1902, Villa Rica, Carroll, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1997, Fairview, Buncombe, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)  [Birth]
     3. Annie Florence Upshaw,   b. 26 Feb 1904, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 1982, Asheville, Buncombe, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)  [Birth]
     4. William Candler Upshaw,   b. 14 Apr 1906, Villa Rica, Carroll, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1953, Fulton County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)  [Birth]
     5. Malvina Upshaw,   b. 29 Aug 1908, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1990, Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [Birth]
     6. John Slaughter Upshaw,   b. 27 Feb 1914, Carroll County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 2004, Fairview, Buncombe, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)  [Birth]
     7. Milligan McAllister Candler Upshaw,   b. 8 Oct 1916, McDonough, Henry, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 2008, Crossville, Cumberland, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 6 Mar 2018 
    Family ID F6571  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Feb 1899 - Carroll County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1900 - Kennedy, Lamar, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1910 - Athens, Clarke, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1918 - McDonough, Henry, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1938 - 407 North Ave NE, Atlanta, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Oct 1951 - Fulton County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Hillcrest Cemetery, Villa Rica, Carroll, Georgia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S006918] U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 [database on-line], ( Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005), Registration State: Georgia; Roll: 1557076.
      Name: James Bruce Upshaw
      Birth Date: 22 Jul 1874
      Residence Place: Georgia, USA
      Physical Build: Stout
      Height: Medium
      Hair Color: Black
      Eye Color: Brown
      Relative: Lizzie E Upshaw

    2. [S013029] 1900 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration), Census Place: Kennedy, Lamar, Alabama; Page: 1; Enumeration District: 0053.
      Name: James B Upshaw
      Age: 25
      Birth Date: Jul 1874
      Birthplace: Georgia
      Home in 1900: Kennedy, Lamar, Alabama
      Sheet Number: 1
      Number of Dwelling in Order of Visitation: 18
      Family Number: 18
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Elizabeth S Upshaw
      Marriage Year: 1899
      Years Married: 1
      Father's Birthplace: Georgia
      Mother's Birthplace: Georgia
      Occupation: Cotton Buyer
      Months not employed: 2
      Can Read: Yes
      Can Write: Yes
      Can Speak English: Yes
      House Owned or Rented: R
      Farm or House: H

      James B Upshaw 25
      Elizabeth S Upshaw 23

    3. [S013185] 1910 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1910).
      Name: James B Upshaw
      [James B Upham]
      Age in 1910: 35
      Birth Year: abt 1875
      Birthplace: Georgia
      Home in 1910: Athens Ward 4, Clarke, Georgia
      Street: Boulevard
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Son
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Elizabeth Upshaw
      Father's name: Milligan W Upham
      Father's Birthplace: Georgia
      Mother's name: Martha M Upshaw
      Mother's Birthplace: Georgia
      Native Tongue: English
      Occupation: Cotton Buyer
      Employer, Employee or Other: Employer
      Able to Read: Yes
      Able to Write: Yes
      Years Married: 10

      Milligan W Upham 61
      Martha M Upshaw 61
      James B Upshaw 35
      Elizabeth Upshaw 32
      Elizabeth B Upshaw 8
      Martha R Upshaw 7
      Annie F Upshaw 6
      William W Upshaw 4
      Mallie S Upshaw 1


    4. [S161] U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989 , (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011. ), Publication Title: Atlanta, Georgia, City Directory, 1938.

    5. [S016407] Georgia, Death Index, 1919-1998 [database on-line], (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2001).
      Name: James B Upshaw
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Age: 77
      Birth Date: abt 1874
      Residence Place: Fulton, Georgia, USA
      Death Date: 12 Oct 1951
      Death Place: Fulton, Georgia, USA
      Certificate Number: 23231

    6. [S336457] Georgia, Marriage Records From Select Counties, 1828-1978, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013).