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James William Elders (1868 - 1942)

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James William Elders
Born in Fairfield, Jefferson Co Iowamap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [location unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Lincoln, Sunbury, New Brunswick, Canadamap
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James was born in 1868. James Elders ... [1]


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  • United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 21 May 2017), James Elders in household of Gus Wendt, Ward 5, Lincoln, Lincoln City, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 55-30A, sheet 63A, line 35, family 60, 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 2253.
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On 21 May 2017 at 11:53 GMT Nancy Elder wrote: Tree —

FELLSKI_2015 by Robert C L Johnson

Adeline 'Addie' M Adams 1847–1917 — Birth 06 NOV 1847 • Henry, Iowa — Death 08 JUL 1917 • Plattsmouth, Cass, Nebraska —

Married James William Elders 1868–1942 Birth 04 JUL 1868 • Fairfield, Iowa — Death 09 DEC 1942 • Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska

Are these families related?-- More about ELDERS surname in Nebraska and Yorkshire, England in Nancy's notes at

Includes: "ELDERS with an S" of Texas - Y-DNA Kit #219446 (I2b1) I=Isles, Viking

On 21 May 2017 at 11:41 GMT Nancy Elder wrote:


JAMES WILLIAM ELDERS Birth:  Jul. 4, 1868 -- Death: Dec. 9, 1942 -- Burial: Wyuka Cemetery -- Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska, USA -- Plot: Sec-28 Sp-7862   Created by: Tony & Cindy Lloyd -- Record added: May 16, 2011 -- Find A Grave Memorial# 69924798

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