James Cabell

James Branch Cabell (1879 - 1958)

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James Branch Cabell
Born in Richmond, Henrico, Virginia, United Statesmap
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Died in Richmond, Wise, Virginia, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 9 Jun 2017
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Author. Born in Richmond, Virgina, he was a popular writer noted for his fantasy and science fiction novels, plus collections of short stories, essays and poetry. His best known book "Jurgen, A Comedy of Justice" (1919), was about an eponymous hero who travels to heaven, hell and beyond. Over the course of his career, he published over fifty books to include "Chivalry" (1909), "The Soul of Melicent" (1913), "The Cream of the Jest" (1917), "The High Place" (1923) and the eighteen-volume collection "Biography of the Life of Manuel" (1927–1930). He died at age 79 in Richmond, Virginia.

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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Branch_Cabell

"Virginia Births and Christenings, 1584-1917," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X527-GRH : 10 March 2018), James B. Cabell, 14 Apr 1879; citing Richmond, Henrico (now Richmond), Virginia, reference p 559; FHL microfilm 2,048,446.

"Virginia, Richmond City Birth Index, 1870-1912," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QKDV-LGY1 : 16 March 2018), James B Cabell, 14 Apr 1879; citing 14 Apr 1879, Library of Virginia, Richmond; FHL microfilm 2,218,775.

"United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K6Z9-XCP : 13 March 2018), James Branch Cabell, 1917-1918; citing Henrico County, Virginia, United States, NARA microfilm publication M1509 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,984,719.

"United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:V1K5-N6B : 9 March 2018), James Branch Cabell, 1942; citing NARA microfilm publication M1936, M1937, M1939, M1951, M1962, M1964, M1986, M2090, and M2097 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

"Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVVM-MQBH : 13 December 2015), James Branch Cabell, 1958; Burial, Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, United States of America, Hollywood Cemetery; citing record ID 157, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.

"United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MPLF-QJS : accessed 11 September 2018), James B Cabell in household of Ann B Cabell, Richmond Clay Ward, Richmond (Independent City), Virginia, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 65, sheet 3A, family 44, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 1644; FHL microfilm 1,375,657.

"United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MJJR-1M6 : accessed 11 September 2018), James B Cabell, Brookland, Henrico, Virginia, United States; citing ED 40, sheet 2B, line 73, family 35, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 1891; FHL microfilm 1,821,891.

"United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VTMF-4HY : 14 March 2018), James B Cabell, Lee Ward, Richmond, Richmond City, Richmond City, Virginia, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 118-128, sheet 7B, line 47, family 143, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 4323.



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