The Seagraves Family

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James Maxwell Seagraves

Male 1864 - 1938  (73 years)


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  • Name James Maxwell Seagraves  [1, 2, 3
    Born 2 Jul 1864  Lebanon, Wilson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4
    Gender Male 
    1870 census 1870  Lebanon, Wilson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    recorded as 
    1880 census 1880  Wilson County, District #10, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    recorded as James Seagraves [indexed as Seagrams], 14, TN, W, works on farm, son of James A, and Nancy Seagraves. 
    1910 census 1910  Nashville, Ward #19, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    recorded as Jas M Seagraves, 44, TN,residing at 224 Mark St., Nashville, TN, foreman in shop builder, married 13 years; Elizabeth, wife, 36, KY, father born in Germany, mother born in Illinois, mother of 4 children with all still living; James, son, 12, TN; William, 10, TN; Lawrence, son, 9, TN; Charles, son, 5, TN; John F. Luke, brother-in-law, 34, TN. 
    Residence 1917  Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    James M. Seagraves listed as residing at 224 Marks St., Nashville, TN as a laborer at Jackson & Hobdy, with spouse, Elizabeth.  
    1920 census 1920  Nashville, Ward #19, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    recorded as James M. Seagraves [indexed as Seago], 54, TN, residing at 224 Mark St., Nashville, TN, carpenter, married; Elizabeth, wife, 44, TN; James, son, 21, TN, baggage master at railroad, single; William, son, 20, TN, Layner (?) at railroad, single; Lawrence, son, 19, TN, fireman at railroad, single; Charles, son, 15, single. 
    1930 census 1930  Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    recorded as James M. Seagraves, 64, TN, residing at 810 Russell St., Nashville, TN, carpenter, 32 at 1st marriage; Elizabeth, wife, 56, KY, 23 at 1st marriage. 
    Residence 1931  Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    James M. Seagraves listed as a foreman residing with spouse, Mary E., at 810 Russell St., Nashville, TN in the 1931 Nashville City Directory. 
    Residence 1937  Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    James M. Seagraves listed as a carpenter residing with spouse, Elizabeth, at 810 Russell St., Nashville, TN in the 1937 Nashville City Directory. 
    Died 15 Feb 1938  Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    1900 census 9100  Nashville, Ward #15, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    recorded as James M. Seagraves, 34, born in Jul 1865 in TN, residing at 92 Carroll St., Nashville, TN, carpenter, married in 1897; Elizabeth, wife, 26, born in Mar 1874 in KY, mother of 2 children with both still living; James J., son, 2, born in Mar 1898 in TN; William J., son, 8 months, born in Sep 1899 in TN. 
    Buried Calvary Cemetery, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Person ID I7262  Seagraves Database
    Last Modified 10 Feb 2020 

    Father James Anderson Seagraves,   b. Oct 1838, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1904, Lebanon, Wilson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years) 
    Mother Nancy Barber Ware,   b. 13 Apr 1841, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1918, Lebanon, Wilson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 4 Jan 1859  Wilson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F2676  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Maria Elizabeth Luke,   b. 24 Mar 1874, Covington, Kenton County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1960, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married Abt 1897  Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. James John Seagraves,   b. 15 Mar 1898, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1983  (Age 85 years)  [Birth]
    +2. William Bailey Seagraves,   b. 23 Sep 1899, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1962, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)  [Birth]
     3. Lawrence Mathew Seagraves,   b. 15 Jan 1901, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 1942, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
     4. Charles Anderson Seagraves,   b. 11 Jan 1905, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1973, Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 18 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F2639  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Jul 1864 - Lebanon, Wilson County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1870 census - recorded as - 1870 - Lebanon, Wilson County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1880 census - recorded as James Seagraves [indexed as Seagrams], 14, TN, W, works on farm, son of James A, and Nancy Seagraves. - 1880 - Wilson County, District #10, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt 1897 - Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - James M. Seagraves listed as residing at 224 Marks St., Nashville, TN as a laborer at Jackson & Hobdy, with spouse, Elizabeth. - 1917 - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1930 census - recorded as James M. Seagraves, 64, TN, residing at 810 Russell St., Nashville, TN, carpenter, 32 at 1st marriage; Elizabeth, wife, 56, KY, 23 at 1st marriage. - 1930 - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - James M. Seagraves listed as a foreman residing with spouse, Mary E., at 810 Russell St., Nashville, TN in the 1931 Nashville City Directory. - 1931 - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - James M. Seagraves listed as a carpenter residing with spouse, Elizabeth, at 810 Russell St., Nashville, TN in the 1937 Nashville City Directory. - 1937 - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Feb 1938 - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Calvary Cemetery, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1] FindAGrave.com (FAG).

    2. [S89] Tennessee Death Certificate .

    3. [S1233] Personal History of James John Seagraves.

    4. [1233] .

    5. [S92] U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995, (Ancestry.com).

    6. [S60] Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002, (Ancestry.com).

    7. [S545] 1900 census for Davidson County, Nashville,Tennessee .