James Simon Outland1,2
4th cousin 2xR
b. 20 August 1881, d. 1 August 1950, #2115
||20 Aug 1881
||James Simon was born on 20 August 1881 at Zanesville, Logan county, Ohio. On the marriage record for his fifth marriage he claims that he was born in Zanesville, Logan county, Ohio.3,2,4
||James Simon Outland married Beaulah Speck circa 1904 likely in Logan county, Ohio.5
||10 May 1910
|| James Simon Outland shows on the U.S. Census for
1910 in Monroe township, Logan county, Ohio. James and Beaulah
are living next door to James' parents. James is 28 years old. He has been married for 5 years to Beaulah, who is 27, born in Ohio. They have one son: Glenn, who is 4 years old.
||12 Sept 1918
||On 12 September 1918 James regestered for the
draft of World War I. He is a farmer for himself, has grey eyes and
brown hair and is of medium statue. Gives birth date and next of kin.
Next of kin is Winfred S. Outland who we assume is his wife..2
||29 June 1943
||On 29 June 1943 James Simon Outland married, for the FIFTH time,
Oakie Shilling in Decatur, Adams county, Indiana. This was a second
marriage for Oakie. Her father was Sylvester Clapsaddle and mother was
Cynthia Drake. At the time they were married James was living in West
Liberty, Logan county, Ohio and Oakie was living in Bellefountain,
Logan county Ohio.6
||1 August 1950
|| James Simon died on 1 August 1950 at Zanesville,
Jefferson township, Logan county, Ohio at age 68. He is
buried in Zanesville cemetery. He died of pneumonia, aggrevated by
bronchial asthma, emphysema and heart disease. He was at one time a
Logan county Commissioner and appears to have held that job at the time
of his death. He died in the Mary Rutan Hospital in Bellefountaine,
Logan county, Ohio.7,8
- [S368] "Excerpts from papers in Logan co Ohio held by the Logan co Historical Society.", Obit.
- [S1308] Download, WWI draft card.
- [S1308] Download, 1900 US census, ED 111, page 8b, Bellefountaine, Lake township, Logan county, Ohio.
- [S1308] Download, Indiana marriage records on line at SLC.
- [S1308] Download, 1910 US census Monroe township, Logan county, Ohio.
- [S1308] Download, Indiana marriage records on line at SLC..
- [S1308] Download, http://www.rootsweb.com/~ohlogan/cemjezam.html Zanesville cemetery inscriptions.
- [S1308] Download, http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=amyelivan&id=I12199.