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James Work

Birthplace: Indiana, PA, USA
Death: Died in Indiana, PA, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of John Work and Mary Brady
Husband of Rebecca M. Work
Father of Jane Elizabeth Wood; John Leasure Work; William Work; Mary Hannah Williamson; James Berkley Work and 7 others
Brother of Samuel Work; Elizabeth Wyncoop; Letitia Work; Jane Work and William Work

Occupation: farmer, teacher
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About James Work

From “Work Family History”, vol. I (1969) & vol. II (1994), compiled by Von Gail Hamilton.

James, his father dying, had the care of the farm and taught school during the winter months as a young man. Four of his children died young; 7 of the remaining 8 became school teachers. He and Rebecca were consistent members of the Gilgal Presbyterian Church. All the children, save 1 who joined at Covode, PA, joined the same church.

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James Work's Timeline

December 31, 1787
Indiana, PA, USA
December 15, 1822
Age 34
of Indiana, PA, USA
May 27, 1824
Age 36
July 21, 1826
Age 38
May 5, 1828
Age 40
Tarentum, PA, USA
October 3, 1830
Age 42
Indiana, PA, USA
July 27, 1832
Age 44
September 1834
Age 46
March 28, 1836
Age 48
July 17, 1840
Age 52