Raleigh JAMES
Estella Joanna TERRILL
Jesse Glen JAMES
Alice Blanch CARTER
Arthur T. JAMES


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  • Richard JAMES
  • Brian Norbert JAMES
  • Janet JAMES
  • Alan C. JAMES
  • Marvin JAMES (twin, d.y.)
  • Marsha JAMES (twin, d.y.)

Arthur T. JAMES

  • Born: 24 Feb 1924, Waldwick, Iowa Co., WI, USA 1
  • Married: 3 Feb 1947, Belmont, Lafayette, WI, USA
  • Died: 30 Oct 2005, Mineral Point, Iowa, WI, USA 1
  • Buried: Waldwick Cemetery, Waldwick, Iowa, WI, USA 2

   Research Notes:

"JONESDALE - Arthur T. James, age 81 of Jonesdale, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 30, 2005, at Bloomfield Manor Nursing Home surrounded by his loving family. He was born on Feb. 24, 1924, the son of Jesse and Alice Blanche (Carter) James. He married Joan G. Wiesen on Feb. 3, 1947, in Belmont. They farmed in the Jonesdale area their entire lives. He worked at Oscar Meyer and Jones Dairy Farms for 40 years as a livestock buyer. Art was a fan of all sports. He was an avid bowler, a softball player, coach and umpire, and a big supporter of Mineral Point school athletics. He also served on the school board, fair board, and chamber of commerce. He was involved with 4-H in Jonesdale, Odd Fellows, Mineral Point Lions Club, Jonesdale Sportsman's Club, and the Bethel United Methodist Church. Art also ushered at UW Wisconsin football games for several years. His favorite times were playing cards with his family on Sunday nights and enjoying the outdoors hunting and fishing. He is survived by two sons, Richard (Mary) James of Jonesdale and Brian (Susan) James of Mineral Point; a daughter, Janet (Amanda) James of Buffalo, Minn.; eight grandchildren, Denise (special friend Aric Douglas), Eric (Jill), Mike (Megan), Danielle, Dakota, Brant, Ethan and Sira James; a great-granddaughter, Lauren James; a daughter-in-law, Mary (Jerry) Fletcher of Mineral Point; and several nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Joan G. James on Feb. 27, 2000; a son, Alan C. James on Oct. 7, 1995; infant twins, Marvin and Marsha; and two brothers, Norbert and Harry James...." 3

   Marriage Information:

Arthur married Joan G. WIESEN, daughter of Elmer WIESEN and Mary A. HOCKING, on 3 Feb 1947 in Belmont, Lafayette, WI, USA. (Joan G. WIESEN was born on 30 Jul 1926, died on 27 Feb 2000 in Mineral Point, Iowa, WI, USA and was buried in Waldwick Cemetery, Waldwick, Iowa, WI, USA 4.)


1 (from: U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing)).

2 FindAGrave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=12231229.

3 Madison.com, http://host.madison.com/news/local/obituaries/article_bfe8d2cd-0828-5628-8871-50430cab456c.html.

4 FindAGrave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=116995078.

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