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James William Ogilvie (1851 - 1921)

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Dr James William Ogilvie
Born in Harmony, Johnson, Arkansas, USAmap
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Husband of — married in Johnson, Arkansas, USAmap
Husband of — married in Harmony, Johnson, Arkansas, USAmap
Died in Harmony, Johnson, Arkansas, USAmap
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Biography

James was born in Arkansas in 1851 to James Harrison Ogilvie and Mary Clausen Reynolds. His mother died 3 days after his birth. He earned a medical degree in 1892, and practiced in Arkansas. James married at least 3 times. His first wife died a few months after giving birth, and four years later he married her widowed sister. She died in 1899, and he remarried around 1905. He had children with all three wives. James passed away in 1921 at 69 years old.

Timeline with Sources

  • 1851 Mar 10 - Birth - Harmony, Johnson, Arkansas
  • 1860 United States Federal Census[1] p 172 family #1195 - Spadra, Johnson, Arkansas, USA - Residence Post Office: Clarksville - Household members: James Ogilvie 45; Eliza Ogilvie 31; B H Ogilvie 10; J W Ogilvie 8; G W Ogilvie 6; R H Ogilvie 4; F C Ogilvie 3; J P Ogilvie 1
  • 1870 United States Federal Census[2] p 3 family #17 - Clarksville, Johnson, Arkansas, USA - Residence Post Office: Clarksville - Household members: James Ogilvie 18
  • 1887 Feb 27 - Marriage to Nancy Elizabeth Laster - Johnson, AR - Arkansas Marriages, 1851-1900
    • Name: J. W. Ogilvie
    • Spouse: Lizzie Laster
    • Marriage Date: 27 Feb 1887
    • County: Johnson
    • State: AR
  • 1888 Jan 24 - Birth of Son Benton Laster Ogilvie - Arkansas - Find A Grave: Memorial #125330877
  • 1888 Aug 20 - Death of Wife Nancy Elizabeth Laster - Harmony, Johnson, Arkansas
  • 1892 - Earned Medical Degree - University of Arkansas School of Medicine, Little Rock: Arkansas Industrial University Medical Department, 1892 - Directory of Deceased American Physicians, 1804-1929[1]
  • 1892 Oct 16 - Marriage to Victoria Annie (Laster) Wilson - Harmony, Johnson, Arkansas - Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957
    • Name: J W Ogilvie
    • Gender: Male
    • Age: 41
    • Birth Year: abt 1851
    • Residence: Harmony, Johnson, Arkansas
    • Spouse's Name: Annie Wilson
    • Spouse's Gender: Female
    • Spouse's Age: 26
    • Spouse's Residence: Harmony, Johnson, Arkansas
    • Marriage Date: 16 Oct 1892
    • Marriage License Date: 15 Oct 1892
    • Marriage County: Johnson
    • Event Type: Marriage
    • FHL Film Number: 1027107
  • 1899 Aug 7 - Death of Wife Victoria Annie Laster - Harmony, Johnson, Arkansas
  • 1900 United States Federal Census[3] - Horsehead, Johnson, Arkansas - Marital Status: Widowed; Relation to Head of House: Head - Occupation: Doctor - Household members: James W Ogilvie 48; Benton L Ogilvie 12; Hoyt Ogilvie 6; Annie M Ogilvie 4
  • c 1905 - Marriage to Una Serena Porter - Harmony, Johnson, Arkansas
  • 1906 Apr 15 - Birth of Daughter Easter Ogilvie - Harmony, Johnson, Arkansas - Find A Grave: Memorial #46209406
  • 1909 Nov 5 - Birth of Daughter Marie "Polly" Beatrice Ogilvie - Harmony, Johnson, Arkansas - Find A Grave: Memorial #31222819
  • 1910 United States Federal Census[4] - Horsehead, Johnson, Arkansas - Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Head - Occupation: Physician - Household members: J W Ogilvie 59; Hons Ogilvie 32; Annie Ogilvie 14; Easter Ogilvie 2; Polly Ogilvie 0
  • 1920 United States Federal Census[5] p 10B family #174 - Horsehead, Johnson, Arkansas, USA - Relation to Head: Head; Residence Marital Status: Married - Occupation: Physician - Household members: James W Ogilvie 68; Una S Ogilvie 42; Easter Ogilvie 14; Polly B Ogilvie 10; (mother-in-law) Nancy C Porter 79
  • 1921 Feb 19 - Death - Harmony, Johnson, Arkansas - Arkansas Death Index, 1914-1950
    • Name: James Wil Ogilvie
    • Death Day: 19
    • Death Month: Feb
    • Death Year: 1921
    • County: Johnson
    • Volume Number: 7
    • Roll number: 19141923
    • Certificate Number: 379
  • 1921 Feb - Burial - Harmony Cemetery, Harmony, Johnson County, Arkansas - Find A Grave: Memorial #31291107

Footnotes

  1. Medical Information:
    Name: James W. Ogilvie
    Birth Date: 1851
    Death Date: 1919 (should be 1921)
    Death Place: Harmony, AR
    Type Practice: Allopath
    Practice Specialities: Harmony, AR, 1892
    Licenses: AR, 1903
    Practice Dates Places: Harmony, AR, 1892
    Medical School: University of Arkansas School of Medicine, Little Rock: Arkansas Industrial University Medical Department, 1892, (G)


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