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Henry James

Male 1837 - 1893  (56 years)


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  • Name Henry James 
    Born 7 Apr 1837  New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 May 1893  Hudson, Columbia, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Notes 
    • 1850 NY Census, Columbia County, Stockport, age 12, born in New York.

      1865 NY State Census, Columbia County, Stockport, Jeremiah, age 62, farmer, born in England, naturalized citizen, owner of land, value of real estate owned = 400, wife Louisa (mothered 10 children), children Louisa, Henry (merchant), Elizabeth, Alice

      1870 US Census, New York, Columbia, Hudson, Henry James, 32, laborer, born NY

      Was an alderman of Hudson, elected in 1879

      Worked at Freeman Print Works, 1890-91, worked at F.R.R. as brakeman, 1891-92, No. Adams, MA. Different Henry James?

      Last will and testament provided as follows:
      1. Cemetery monument not to exceed $500
      2. Endowment of $200 to maintain James plot at cemetery
      3. $6,000 to son, Henry M. James when he turns 21
      4. Gold watch and chain to son, Henry James
      5. $1,000 to sister, Louisa Mallory
      6. Trust of $4,000 for sister, Louisa Mallory, balance to son Henry M. James at her death.
      7. Balance of estate to son, Henry M. James
      8. If Henry dead, estate split 50/50 between Louise Mallory and Alice Shultis
      9. If Henry, Louise, and Alice dead, estate split among remaining siblings and children. [5, 6, 7, 8, 9]
    Person ID I13256  Mindrum
    Last Modified 2 Sep 2016 

    Father Jeremiah James,   b. Aft 16 Apr 1802, Sturminster Marshall, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1869, Stockport, Columbia, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Louisa Maria Harvey,   b. Abt 21 Aug 1802, Iwerne Minster, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1873, North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Married 23 Sep 1822  Spetisbury, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11, 12, 13
    Family ID F9153  Group Sheet

    Family Catharine Kate Moore,   b. Feb 1849, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1915, Hudson, Columbia, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years) 
    Married 4 May 1881  Hudson, Columbia, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    • Rev. Mr. Tebbets
    Children 
     1. Henry Moore James,   b. 17 Aug 1885, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1973, Hudson, Columbia, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F9215  Group Sheet

  • Headstones
    James, Henry
    James, Henry
    James, Jeremiah and Louisa and Henry
    James, Jeremiah and Louisa and Henry

  • Sources 
    1. [S987] 1850 New York Census, birthplace.

    2. [S185] Grave Marker, Old Cemetery, Church of St. John the Evangelist, Stockport, NY, birthdate.

    3. [S183] Probate petition re: Henry James to Columbia County Surrogates Court by George Tator, 13 Jun 1893.

    4. [S185] Grave Marker, Old Cemetery, Church of St. John the Evangelist, Stockport, NY, death date.

    5. [S987] 1850 New York Census.

    6. [S189] 1865 NY State Census.

    7. [S7759] 1870 US Census, New York, Columbia, Hudson, page 45.

    8. [S8514] (The Record Printig and Publsihing Co.), 1:423.

    9. [S1117]

    10. [S232]

    11. [S237]

    12. [S244]

    13. [S242]

    14. [S1223]