James Bottomley

James Leroy Bottomley (1900 - 1959)

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James Leroy "Jim" Bottomley
Born in Oglesby, Illinois, United Statesmap
Son of and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in St. Louis, Missouri, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 4 May 2019 | Created 11 Nov 2017
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Wikipedia Bio:

"James Leroy Bottomley (April 23, 1900 – December 11, 1959) was an American professional baseball player. A first baseman, Bottomley played in Major League Baseball from 1922 through 1937 for the St. Louis Cardinals, Cincinnati Reds, and St. Louis Browns. He also served as player-manager for the Browns in 1937. Playing for the Cardinals against Brooklyn at Ebbets Field on September 16, 1924, he set the all-time single game RBI record with 12.."

Further Reading


  • "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K6DR-GZN : 12 December 2014), James Leroy Bottomley, 1917-1918; citing Montgomery County, Illinois, United States, NARA microfilm publication M1509 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,614,365.

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