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James Taylor RUTHERFORD, Sr.

Male 1881 - 1953  (72 years)


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  • Name James Taylor RUTHERFORD 
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 1 May 1881  Sebastian County, AR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Name James Taylor "Rudd" RUTHERFORD Sr. 
    Died 10 Nov 1953 
    Buried Steep Hill Cemetery, Fort Smith, Sebastian County, AR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • (1) A household consisting solely of Jas. T. RUTHERFORD is listed in the 1900 census of Ward 2, Fort Smith, Sebastian County, AR.

      Jas T. is listed in the 1900 census as a jewelry salesman who was born in May 1881 and was then 19 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in AR, and both of his parents were born in AR.

      (2) James RUTHERFORD is listed in a household headed by his partner, Henry MARTIN, in the 1910 census of Ward 1, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, OK.

      James is listed in the 1910 census as a jeweler who was then 28 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, he was born in about 1882. According to the 1910 census, he was born in AR, his father was born in KY, and the birthplace of his mother was unknown.

      (3) World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 [database online], Provo, UT: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005:

      Name: James Taylor Rutherford
      City: Oklahoma City
      County: Oklahoma
      State: Oklahoma
      Birth Date: 1 May 1881
      Race: White
      Roll: 1851894
      Draft Board: 1
      Age: 37
      Occupation: Jeweler
      Nearest Relative: Wife, Mary Rutherford
      Height/Build: Tall/Stout
      Color of Eyes/Hair: Brown/Brown
      Signature: James Taylor Rutherford

      (4) A household headed by James RUTHERFORD is listed in the 1920 census of Ward 1, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, OK.

      James is listed in the 1920 census as a jeweler who was then 38 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, he was born in about 1882. According to the 1920 census, he was born in AR, and both of his parents were born in KY.

      Listed with James is his wife, Mary, who was then 30 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, she was born in about 1890. According to the 1920 census, she was born in TN, her father was born in TN, and her mother was born in MS.

      Also listed with James is his son, James T., Jr., who was then 8 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, he was born in about 1912. According to the 1920 census, he was born in OK, his father was born in AR, and his mother was born in TN.

      (5) A household headed by James T. RUTHERFORD is listed in the 1930 census of Ward 1, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, OK.

      James T. is listed in the 1930 census as a jeweler who was then 47 years of age; therefore, according to the 1930 census, he was born in about 1883. According to the 1930 census, he was born in AR, his father was born in AR, and his mother was born in KY. According to the 1930 census, he was 29 years of age at his first marriage.

      Listed with James T. is his wife, Mary A. [or O.], who was then 40 years of age; therefore, according to the 1930 census, she was born in about 1890. According to the 1930 census, she was born in TN, her father was born in TN, and her mother was born in MS. According to the 1930 census, she was 21 years of age at her first marriage.

      Also listed with James T. is his son, James T., Jr., who was then 18 years of age; therefore, according to the 1930 census, he was born in about 1912. According to the 1930 census, he was born in OK, his father was born in AR, and his mother was born in TN.

      Also listed with James T. is his son, Frederick, who was then 3 years of age; therefore, according to the 1930 census, he was born in about 1927. According to the 1930 census, he was born in OK, his father was born in AR, and his mother was born in TN.

      Also listed with James T. is an apparently unrelated servant.

      (6) http://www.findagrave.com:

      James Taylor "J.T." Rutherford
      Birth: May 1, 1881, USA
      Death: Nov. 10, 1953, Sebastian County, Arkansas, USA
      James Taylor Rutherford, son of Louisa McAlester and James William Rutherford. James Taylor Rutherford is buried at Steep Hill Cemetery, in Sebastian County, Arkansas, next to his parents.
      Family links:
      Parents: J. W. Rutherford (1840 - 1884); Louisa E. McAlester Rutherford (1841 - 1884)
      Burial: Steep Hill Cemetery, Fort Smith, Sebastian County, Arkansas, USA
      Created by: Gina Caperton Ervin
      Record added: May 01, 2010
      Find A Grave Memorial# 51869960
    Person ID I9714  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 3 Oct 2019 

    Father James William RUTHERFORD,   b. 2 Sep 1844, Logan County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1888, Sebastian County, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Louisa E. McALESTER,   b. 14 Aug 1851, Sebastian County, AR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1884, Sebastian County, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Feb 1870 
    Family ID F8419  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary OURSLER,   b. Jul 1889, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1937, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, OK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years) 
    Married 3 Feb 1911  St. Francis County, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. James Taylor RUTHERFORD, Jr.,   b. 23 Dec 1911, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, OK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1989, Houston, Harris County, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 3 Oct 2019 17:10:02 
    Family ID F4585  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    1. Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Citation Text: (1)http://www.argenweb.net/stfrancis/MARRIAGES: RUTHERFORD JAMES TAYLOR m.1911 SPOUSE: OURSLER MARY MISS FC [Forrest City] TIMES RUTHERFORD-OURSLER The marriage of Mr. James Taylor Rutherford, of Oklahoma City, and Miss Mary Oursler on Tuesday by Rev. Mr. Nelson at the Methodist church. 2-3-1911.