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2143. Dr. James Wesley HADEN218,930 was born on 12 November 1851 in Warren County, Kentucky.978 He died on 13 October 1941 at the age of 89 in Paris, Lamar County, Texas.251

[Pat Reid's note says he lived in Texas for 81 years. If this is true, the family likely moved there in 1860; some of his siblings would have been born in Texas. However, James was still in Warren Co KY in 1870, living with his parents. Fifty-one years in Texas seems more likely.]

In 1880, James & Georgia were living in Litchfield, Grayson Co Kentucky:
James W. Haden, age 28, physician, b. KY as were his parents.
Georgia, age 22, wife, b. TN, father b. TN, mother b. VA
Margaret House, age 13, sister-in-law, lived with them. She was born in KY.
Mathew W. Cunningham, age 29, clerk in a store, apparently a boarder.

Passport Application found on
James W. Haden & wife, living in Lamar Co, Texas. James stated he was born in Bowling Green KY on 12 Nov 1851 and his wife Georgia was born at Fountain Head, Tennessee, Sep of 1857. His father was a native citizen of the U.S. His permanent residence was Paris, Texas, where he was a Physician. In intended to return to the U.S. in September or October of 1889. The application was sworn to on 22 May 1889. James was 37 years old, 5' 7 1/2 " tall, gray to dark blue eyes, black hair. His face was described as "full and round".

1900 Census. Paris, Lamar Co TX
James W. Haden, b. Nov 1851, age 48. Married for 23 years. b. KY as were his parents. Physician.
Georgia, wife, b. Sep 1857, age 42. No children. b. TN, father b. TN, mother b. VA

Lived in Paris, Texas. Buried Evergreen Cemetery.

Death Certificate:
Certificate #46920
Lamar Co, Paris St. Joseph Hospital
James Wesley Haden
Residence: 353 Clarksville St, Paris, for 59 yrs
Male, White, Married. D: Oct 15, 1941
b. Nov 12, 1851 age 89y 11m 3d
Trade: Physician, retired
b. Bowling Green, KY
father & mother info not obtained
Informant: Mrs. Georgia Haden, Paris
Attended Cot 9 1941 to Oct 15 1941
Died 2:00 PM
Cause: cerebral Thrombosis
Contributory: Senility
Signed; M.A. Walker, Paris
Buried: Evergreen, Paris 10/16/1941
F. A. Manton, Paris, Undertaker

Dr. James Wesley HADEN and Georgia HOUSE were married about 1877.978 Georgia HOUSE was born on 7 September 1856 in Fountain Head, Sumner County, Tennessee.978 She died on 8 August 1944 at the age of 87 in Lamar County, Texas.978

Buried Evergreen Cemetery.

Death Certificate:
Certificate #39257
Lamar Co, Paris, St. Joseph Hospital
Georgia Haden, Lived at residence 2 yr.
Female, white, Widow, Died: Aug 8 1944
b. Sep 9 1856 87y 10m 29d
Domestic, b. KY
Father: J. W. House, b. Tenn.
Mother: Mary J. Patterson, b. Tenn
Informant: Marjory C. House, Paris, TX
Attended Jan 1842 to Aug 7 1944. Last saw on Aug 7
Died at 6:00 AM
Cause: senility
M. A. Walker, MD, Paris, TX
Buried Evergreen Cem. Aug 9 1944
Monton Fry Co, Paris, Undertaker