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Captain John Thomas James

Also Known As: "Captain John James"
Birthdate: (68)
Birthplace: St. Pauls Parrish, Elk Run, Stafford , Vrginia
Death: January 2, 1778 (68)
Hamilton Parish, Fauquier County, Virginia
Place of Burial: Fauquire County, Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas B. James, I and Sarah Elizabeth Barbee James
Husband of Elizabeth James (Norman); Dinah James and Anne James
Father of Sarah Hitt; Benjamin James, I; Catherine ''Caty'' Holtsclaw; Ann Tullos (James); Thomas James, Sr. and 9 others
Brother of George B James; Margaret Hogan; Joseph T. James, the Elder; Major Thurston James and Joseph Rogers James
Half brother of Thomas Barbee and Mary Barbee

Occupation: Military Soldier
Managed by: Private User
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About Captain John Thomas James

John James c. 1709-January 2, 1778. B. Elk Run, Virginia, d. Hamilton Parish, Fauquier, Virginia, United States

1720 - Moved to Bucks County with his sons Thomas and William.

Fought in the French & Indian War in North America.

Played an unknown role (Captain?) in the Revolutionary War. According to the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), an ancestor can be recognized for contributions other than soldier.


WILL: Dated 6 Nov 1877 probated 25 May 1778 B1 P 331 Fauquier Co., Va.

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Captain John Thomas James's Timeline

March 16, 1709
Elk Run, Stafford , Vrginia
July 1725
Age 16
November 19, 1732
Age 23
Overwharton, Stafford, Virginia, USA
Age 28
Fauquier Co., VA, United States
Age 30
Fauquier, Virginia, United States
Age 30
Virginia, United States
Age 31
Fauquier, Virginia, USA