- Born: 16 Jun 1888, Conner Downs, Gwithian, Cornwall
- Christened: 25 Apr 1889, Gwithian, Cornwall
- Married: 22 Dec 1906, Gwinear, Cornwall
- Died: 1975, Camborne, Cornwall
In 1911 Bessie James (22) of Gwinear and husband Joseph Arthur James (28) of Gwinear, a mason labourer, were living in Reawla Gwinear with sons Arthur Andrew (4) and Joseph (3).
Bessie James died during the 2nd Quarter aged 87 years.
Bessie married Joseph Arthur JAMES of Carnhell Green, son of William JAMES and Mary H., on 22 Dec 1906 in Gwinear, Cornwall. (Joseph Arthur JAMES of Carnhell Green was born about 1883 in Gwinear, Cornwall and was buried on 8 Nov 1928 in Gwinear, Cornwall.)
Joseph Arthur James, 23, of St. Gwinear, bachelor, labourer, son of William James, labourer, and
Bessie Curnow, 18, of St. Gwinear, spinster, daughter of Andrew Curnow (dec'd), labourer
Married by Banns
Witnesses: James Henary Marks, William James