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James Leslie STRETCHBERRY

Male 1893 - 1972  (78 years)


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  • Name James Leslie STRETCHBERRY 
    Born 1 Nov 1893  Des Moines County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Social Security No. 557-54-3872 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died May 1972  Long Beach, Los Angeles County, CA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • (1) Iowa State Census, 1895 [database online], Provo, UT: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2003:

      Name: James Startzbery [The compiler believes this was really James STRETCHBERRY.]
      Age: 1
      Race: W
      Birthplace: Des M Co IA
      Residence: Burlington, Des Moines

      (2) World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 [database online], Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2005:

      [Note by compiler: The quality of the image of the card is poor, and the compiler is not certain that he has read it correctly

      Name: James L Stretshberry
      City: Los Angeles
      County: Los Angeles
      State: California
      Birthplace: Burlington, Iowa; United States of America
      Birth Date: 1 Nov 1893
      Race: Caucasian
      Roll: 1530906
      Draft Board: 8
      Age: 22
      Occupation: Bookkeeper
      Nearest Relative: Wife [the name is hard to read, but may be Marie S.]
      Height/Build: Short/Slender
      Color of Eyes/Hair: Brown/Light Brown
      Signature: James L. Stretchberry

      (3) A household headed by James L. STRETCHBERRY is listed in the index to the 1920 census of Long Beach, Los Angeles County, CA. [His surname is listed as STUTCHBURG in the index to the 1920 cenus.]

      James L. is listed in the index to the 1920 census as a bookkeeper who was then 26 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, he was born in about 1894. According to the 1920 census, he was born in OH, his father was born in the United States, and his mother was born in IA.

      Listed with James L. is his wife, Elizabeth, who was then 22 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, she was born in about 1898. According to the 1920 census, she was born in CA, her father was born in France, and her mother was born in the United States.

      Also listed with James L. is his brother, Ray C., a ship fitter who was then 28 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, he was born in about 1894. According to the 1920 census, he was born in IA, his father was born in the United States, and his mother was born in IA.

      (4) James L. STRETCHBERRY is listed in a household headed by his father, Foster C. STRETCHBERRY, in the 1930 census of Long Beach, Los Angeles County, CA.

      James L. is listed in the 1930 census as a civil engineer who was then 36 years of age; therefore, according to the 1930 census, he was born in about 1894. According to the 1930 census, he was born in IA, his father was born in KS, and his mother was born in IA. According to the 1930 census, he was 23 years of age at his first marriage. According to the 1930 census, he was then married, but his wife was not then living with him.

      (5) Social Security Death Index:

      Name: James Stretchberry
      SSN: 557-54-3872
      Last Residence: 90806 Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
      Born: 1 Nov 1893
      Died: May 1972
      State (Year) SSN issued: California (1956)

      (6) California Death Index, 1940-1997 [database online], Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2000:

      Name: STRETCHBERR, JAMES L
      Social Security #: 557-54-3872
      Sex: MALE
      Birth Date: 1 Nov 1893
      Birthplace: IOWA
      Death Date: 28 May 1972
      Death Place: LOS ANGELES
      Mother's Maiden Name:
      Father's Surname:
    Person ID I14041  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 22 May 2018 

    Father Foster C. STRETCHBERRY,   b. Aug 1859, KS Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1937, Long Beach, Los Angeles County, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary Catherine HALE,   b. Feb 1863, Henry County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 18 Apr 1930  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 27 Mar 1881  Henry County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • (1) Henry County, Iowa Marriages, Book G1, 2 January 1880 - 30 March 1887, p. 16:

      Groom, STRATSBERRY, Foster C.; Bride, HALE, Mary C.; Date of Marriage, 27 Mar. 1881 at house Richard Hale by I. N. Busby, Clergyman
    Family ID F6326  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth (STRETCHBERRY),   b. Abt 1898, CA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 22 May 2018 09:46:38 
    Family ID F6348  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart