James Watson Fitzsimmons

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James Watson Fitzsimmons

Birthplace: Pennsylvania, United States
Death: October 21, 1915 (42)
Place of Burial: North Apollo, Pennsylvania, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Robert H. Fitzsimmons and Sarah Jane Fitzsimmons
Husband of Anna Fitzsimmons (Rumbaugh)
Father of Anna Mae Frost; Verna Wright (Fitzsimmons) and Wynne Andrews
Brother of Robert B. Fitzsimmons; Richard Garfield Fitzsimmons; William A. Fitzsimmons; John Keely Fitzsimmons and Mary Elizabeth Crawford

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About James Watson Fitzsimmons

According to a family story, James Fitzsimmons and two or three friends were riding around Scottdale, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania where they lived in October 1915 in one of the town's first automobiles. The automobile stalled on some railroad tracks, and the automobile and its passengers were struck by a train. James was killed in the accident.

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James Watson Fitzsimmons's Timeline

September 19, 1873
Pennsylvania, United States
October 2, 1893
Apollo, Pennsylvania, United States
February 25, 1895
July 10, 1897
October 21, 1915
Age 42

Automobile accident (stuck by train)

North Apollo, Pennsylvania, United States