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Samuel Johns James

Also Known As: "Samuel Roberts James"
Birthdate: (76)
Birthplace: Stoke Damerel, Plymouth, Devon, England, United Kingdom
Death: January 1, 1893 (76)
New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand
Place of Burial: Te Henui Cemetery, New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand
Immediate Family:

Son of John James and Ann James
Husband of Sarah James
Father of Frederick James; Sarah James; Emily Allen; Mary Ann Roberts Bellringer; Sarah Alice Jordan and 3 others
Brother of Ann Johns James; John Johns James; Thomas Johns James; William Johns James; Ann James and 2 others

Managed by: Jason Scott Wills
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About Samuel Johns James

Samuel Johns JAMES was born around 1817 in Devonport, England.His parents were John JAMES and Ann JOHNS. John JAMES' occupation was blacksmith according to his son Samuels death certificate. He married his wife Sarah in England, and all their children were born in New Zealand. His occupation in New Zealand was labourer and later farmer. According to his death certificate he had seven surviving children, four males aged 45,43,40,35, and three females aged 47,38,?

Burial Record

JAMES, Samuel Johns
Last Address: (Farmer)
Age at Death: 76 Years
Date of Death: 1 Jan 1893
Category: Burial
Funeral Director: Not Available
Date of Burial: 2 Jan 1893
Cemetery: TE HENUI
Location in Cemetery: Unknown Burial Location

Headstone Inscription

Sacred to the memory of SARAH the beloved wife of Samuel JAMES (late of St. Stephens Cornwall) who died November 30th 1884 Aged 69 years SAMUEL JAMES died January 1st 1893 Aged 77 years SARAH daughter of the above died October 21st 1854 Aged 17 months "I am the resurrection, and the life." John 11.25.

Probate Record

Samuel records his name as "Samuel Roberts James" in his will. His personal estate was to be split between all his children. His real estate was left to his youngest daughter Sarah Alice. The sole executor of the will was Samuel's son-in-law James Bellringer.

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Samuel Johns James's Timeline

Plymouth, Devon, England, United Kingdom
July 12, 1818
Age 1
Plymouth, Devon, England
Age 28
New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand
May 28, 1846
Age 29
New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand
May 18, 1853
Age 36
New Zealand
August 20, 1856
Age 39
New Plymouth, New Plymouth District, Taranaki, New Zealand
Age 43
New Zealand
January 1, 1893
Age 76
New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand
January 3, 1893
Age 76
Te Henui Cemetery, New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand