James Landis Histand

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James Landis Histand

Birthplace: Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States
Death: October 11, 2007 (86)
Newport News, Virginia, United States
Place of Burial: Newport News, Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Samuel Swartz Histand, I and Susie O. Histand (Landis)
Husband of Dorothy Mae Histand and Lois R. Histand
Ex-husband of Edith Mollie Barnes
Father of Private; Private and Virginia Carol Brunk Bond
Brother of Samuel Landis Histand, II; Isaac Landis Histand; Abraham L. Histand; Elizabeth "Lizzie" Landis Gross; Daniel Landis Histand and 10 others

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About James Landis Histand


Baptist; dairy, Denbigh VA; poultry farm, Lumberville 1944-46; dairy, Denbigh VA 1947-48; self-photographer 1949-50; Culligan, Hatboro PA, lived in Lambertville NJ 1951-53; poultry, Denbigh VA to 1956; manager, boys' dept., Sears 1956-68; photographer; owners-operators, Wood Box Gift Shop, Newport News VA James was an aerial photographer, an avid reader and was former proprietor of The Wood Box retail gift shop in the Sherwood Shopping Center. He was a member of Denbigh Baptist Church and had attended Hilton Baptist Church. James was very generous, thoughtful, kind and loved to socialize. (obituary, Daily Press, Newport News, VA)

Note: James worked as an aerial photographer and I got the pleasure of viewing some of his many pictures he had taken over his career. He was a very sweet and talented man.


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James Landis Histand's Timeline

January 4, 1921
Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States
July 22, 1945
Age 24
October 11, 2007
Age 86
Newport News, Virginia, United States
Newport News, Virginia, United States