West Virginia Pioneers

James Elliot Schoolcraft

Male 1858 - 1932  (~ 74 years)


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  • Name James Elliot Schoolcraft 
    Born CA 1858  Gilmer County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 22 Nov 1932  Boone County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 


    • Death Record
      Name: J.E./Schoolcraft
      Sex: Male
      Death Date: 22 Nov 1932
      Death Place: Darby, Sherman, Boone, West Virginia
      Age at Death: 77y
      Burial Date: 24 Nov 1932
      Cemetery: Hendricks
      Birth Place: W. Va.
      Marital Status: M
      Spouse: Betty Jack
      Father: Samuel/Schoolcraft
      Father's Birth Place: W. Va.
      Informant: Okey Schoolcraft
    Person ID I86818  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 4 May 2014 

    Father Samuel Schoolcraft,   b. CA 1822, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Mary McCune,   b. CA 1830, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Notes 

    • 1870 Lee, Calhoun, WV
      Schoolcraft, Samuel 48 VA
      May 39 VA
      Sophronia 14 VA
      James 12 VA
      Sarah E 10 VA
      Mary E 2 WV

      1900 Geary, Roane, WV # 157-158
      Schoolcraft, Samuel 11/1828 m 0y VA VA VA
      Rebecca wife 6/1834 m 0y 6-4 children OH PA PA
    Family ID F26731  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Cordelia Adaline Carter,   b. Mar 1850, Lewis County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1916  (Age ~ 65 years) 
    Married 5 Jun 1879  Braxton County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 


    • Marriage Record
      Date: 6/5/1879
      Place: BraxtonCo, WV
      Jas E Schoolcraft, 20, Gilmer, Calhoun
      Cordelia M Carter, 26, Lewis, Braxton

      1880 Birch, Braxton, WV June 16, 1880
      Schoolcraft, James 21 VA VA VA
      Cordelia 27 wife VA VA VA
      America 9 da WV VA VA
      Emma A 11/12 July da WV VA VA [Is this Alice or another child??]

      1900 Geary, Roane, WV # 158-159 June 14
      Schoolcraft, James 3/1859 41 m 22y WV WV WV
      Delia 3/1850 50 m 22y 9-8 children WV WV WV
      Mintie da 5/1885 15 s WVWVWV
      Lula da 3/1887 13 s WVWVWV
      Okey A son 1/1890 10 s WVWVWV
      Jefferson son 9/1892 7 WVWVWV

      1900 Washington, Calhoun, WV all born WV WVWV [page before 6/21, page after 6/25]]
      Harris, Grant 6/1870 m 9y
      America wife 2/1871 m 9y 4-4 children
      Lilly M da 5/1892
      Cordelia A da 6/1895
      Bertha J da 4/1897
      Homer son 5/1900
      Schoolcraft, Cordelia mil 2/1855 m 31y 4-4 children
      Lulu sil 3/1887


      Findagrave.com
      James Elliot Schoolcraft
      Birth: Mar. 9, 1855
      Gilmer County
      West Virginia, USA
      Death: Nov. 22, 1932
      Boone County
      West Virginia, USA

      "To forget one's ancestors is to be a brook without a source, a tree without a root."

      A son of Samuel Schoolcraft and Mary McCune. He married Cordelia Carter on June 5, 1879 in Braxton County, West Virginia. James married his second wife, Martha Inman, on May 10, 1919.

      Family links:
      Spouses:
      Martha Elizabeth Iman Schoolcraft (1876 - 1955)
      Cordelia Adaline Carter Schoolcraft (1850 - 1916)*

      Children:
      Alice J. Schoolcraft Noe (1880 - 1948)*
      Lula Ann Schoolcraft Willard (1885 - 1963)*
      Mintie Katherine Schoolcraft Bragg (1886 - 1966)*
      Jeff Schoolcraft (1894 - 1939)*

      *Calculated relationship

      Burial:
      Hendricks Family Cemetery
      Orgas
      Boone County
      West Virginia, USA

      Created by: Lula Willard Keefer
      Record added: Oct 26, 2012
      Find A Grave Memorial# 99609644

      Cordelia Adaline Carter Schoolcraft
      Birth: Jul., 1850
      Lewis County
      West Virginia, USA
      Death: 1916
      West Virginia, USA

      "To forget one's ancestors is to be a brook without a source, a tree without a root."

      A daughter of John Henry Carter and Margaret Adaline Fox Carter. She married James Elliott Schoolcraft on June 5, 1879 in Braxton County, West Virginia.

      Family links:
      Spouse:
      James Elliot Schoolcraft (1855 - 1932)

      Children:
      Alice J. Schoolcraft Noe (1880 - 1948)*
      Lula Ann Schoolcraft Willard (1885 - 1963)*
      Mintie Katherine Schoolcraft Bragg (1886 - 1966)*
      Jeff Schoolcraft (1894 - 1939)*

      *Calculated relationship

      Burial:
      Unknown

      Created by: Lula Willard Keefer
      Record added: Apr 18, 2014
      Find A Grave Memorial# 128149663
    Children 
     1. Alice Schoolcraft,   b. 24 Apr 1880, Braxton County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1948, Roane County, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     2. Mintie Katherine Schoolcraft,   b. May 1885, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1966  (Age ~ 80 years)
     3. Lula Ann Schoolcraft,   b. Mar 1887, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1963  (Age ~ 75 years)
     4. Okey A Schoolcraft,   b. Jan 1890, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Jefferson Schoolcraft,   b. Sep 1892, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1939  (Age ~ 46 years)
    Family ID F22421  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S654] Marriage Records, West Virginia Division of Culture and History.

    2. [S479] Death records, West Virginia Division of Culture and History.