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James John Seagraves

Male 1898 - 1983  (85 years)


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  • Name James John Seagraves  [1
    Born 15 Mar 1898  Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    1900 census 1900  Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    recorded as James J. Seagraves, 2, born in Mar 1898 in TN, son of James M. and Elizabeth Seagraves, residing at 192 Carroll St., Nashville, TN. 
    1910 census 1910  Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    recorded as Jams Seagraves, 12, TN, son of Jas. M. and Elizabeth Seagraves. 
    Residence 1917  Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    James J. Seagraves listed as residing with spouse, Margaret E., at 224 Marks St., Nashville, TN as a helper, in the 1917 Nashville City Directory. 
    Draft Registration 12 Sep 1918  Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Recorded as James John Seagraves residing at 224 Market St., Nashville, TN, born 15 Mar 1898, white, citizen, employed as an East baggage agent at Union Station, Nashville, described as medium height, medium build, with brown eyes and black hair. 
    1920 census 1920  Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    recorded as James Seagraves, 21, TN, baggage master for railroad, son of James M. and Elizabeth Seagraves, residing in the 1st District of Nashville, TN. 
    Residence 1928  Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    James J. Seagraves listed as residing with spouse, Margaret, at 1112 Meridian St., Nashville, TN as a clerk for the N C & St, L Railway, in the 1928 Nashville City Directory. 
    1930 census 1930  Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    recorded as J. J. Seagraves, 32, TN, baggage clerk for baggage clerk for railroad, 24 at 1st marriage; Margaret, wife, 25, FL, 17 at 1st marriage, residing on Meridian St., Nashville, TN.  
    Residence 1935  Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    James J. Seagraves listed as residing with spouse, Margaret D., at 1112 Meridian St., Nashville, TN as a clerk in the Nashville Terminal Baggage Room, in the 1935 Nashville City Directory. 
    Residence 1937  Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    James J. Seagraves listed as residing with spouse, Margaret E., at 1112 Meridian St., Nashville, TN as a clerk in the Nashville Terminal Baggage Room, in the 1937 Nashville City Directory. 
    Residence 1939  Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    James J. Seagraves listed as residing with spouse, Margaret, at 1112 Meridian St., Nashville, TN as an Asst. Baggage Master, in the 1939 Nashville City Directory. 
    Residence 1940  Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Jas J. Seagraves listed as residing with spouse, Margaret E., at 1112 Meridian St., Nashville, TN as an electrician, in the 1940 Nashville City Directory. 
    Died 11 Nov 1983  [2, 3
    Residence 1986  Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    James J. Seagraves, born 15 Mar 1898, listed as residing at 1621 Sumner Ave., Nashville, TN. 
    Buried Calvary Cemetery, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I7264  Seagraves Database
    Last Modified 14 Feb 2020 

    Father James Maxwell Seagraves,   b. 2 Jul 1864, Lebanon, Wilson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1938, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother 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) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married Abt 1897  Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F2639  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret Nelson 
    Last Modified 13 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F2640  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Mar 1898 - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1900 census - recorded as James J. Seagraves, 2, born in Mar 1898 in TN, son of James M. and Elizabeth Seagraves, residing at 192 Carroll St., Nashville, TN. - 1900 - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1910 census - recorded as Jams Seagraves, 12, TN, son of Jas. M. and Elizabeth Seagraves. - 1910 - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - James J. Seagraves listed as residing with spouse, Margaret E., at 224 Marks St., Nashville, TN as a helper, in the 1917 Nashville City Directory. - 1917 - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDraft Registration - Recorded as James John Seagraves residing at 224 Market St., Nashville, TN, born 15 Mar 1898, white, citizen, employed as an East baggage agent at Union Station, Nashville, described as medium height, medium build, with brown eyes and black hair. - 12 Sep 1918 - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1920 census - recorded as James Seagraves, 21, TN, baggage master for railroad, son of James M. and Elizabeth Seagraves, residing in the 1st District of Nashville, TN. - 1920 - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - James J. Seagraves listed as residing with spouse, Margaret, at 1112 Meridian St., Nashville, TN as a clerk for the N C & St, L Railway, in the 1928 Nashville City Directory. - 1928 - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1930 census - recorded as J. J. Seagraves, 32, TN, baggage clerk for baggage clerk for railroad, 24 at 1st marriage; Margaret, wife, 25, FL, 17 at 1st marriage, residing on Meridian St., Nashville, TN. - 1930 - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - James J. Seagraves listed as residing with spouse, Margaret D., at 1112 Meridian St., Nashville, TN as a clerk in the Nashville Terminal Baggage Room, in the 1935 Nashville City Directory. - 1935 - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - James J. Seagraves listed as residing with spouse, Margaret E., at 1112 Meridian St., Nashville, TN as a clerk in the Nashville Terminal Baggage Room, in the 1937 Nashville City Directory. - 1937 - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - James J. Seagraves listed as residing with spouse, Margaret, at 1112 Meridian St., Nashville, TN as an Asst. Baggage Master, in the 1939 Nashville City Directory. - 1939 - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Jas J. Seagraves listed as residing with spouse, Margaret E., at 1112 Meridian St., Nashville, TN as an electrician, in the 1940 Nashville City Directory. - 1940 - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - James J. Seagraves, born 15 Mar 1898, listed as residing at 1621 Sumner Ave., Nashville, TN. - 1986 - 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. [S1233] Personal History of James John Seagraves.

    2. [S1] FindAGrave.com (FAG).

    3. [S10] U S Railroad Retirement Pension Index, 1934-1987, (Ancestrycom.yy).

    4. [S283] U.S. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 , (Ancestry.com ).

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

    6. [S2] U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Vol 1, (Ancestry.com).

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