James Woodward SLOSSON

Male 1837 - 1901  (63 years)


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  • Name James Woodward SLOSSON  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 20 Aug 1837  Chazy, Clinton, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850  Living with parents in Chazy, Clinton Co., New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1880  Living in Denison, Grayson Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Occupation 1880  [7
    Clerk 
    Census 1900  Living in Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Occupation General Passenger and Freight agent of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad in Chicago  [5
    Occupation 1900  [8
    Agent - Railroad 
    Died 05 Jun 1901  Chicago, Cook Co., Ill. Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 9, 10
    Buried Slosson Cemetery, Chazy, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • James and William Emmett went west to enter the mining business. After William death in 1873, James went to Texas where he was in the cotton business, afterward he was General agent for a railroad and lived in Chicago. James as a young lad worked at Rouses Point for Rufus Heaton in the store and Post Office.
    Person ID I52801  Main Tree
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2019 

    Father Horace SLOSSON,   b. 13 Mar 1802, South Hero or Grand Isle, Chittendon Co., Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Oct 1889, Chazy, Clinton, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Irena Wells LADD,   b. 09 Jan 1811, Chazy, Clinton, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1858, Chazy, Clinton, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 17 Sep 1828  Benson, Rutland, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F01748  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Aug 1837 - Chazy, Clinton, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1880 - Living in Denison, Grayson Co., Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1900 - Living in Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 05 Jun 1901 - Chicago, Cook Co., Ill. Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S02415] Historian, Town of Chazy, NY.

    2. [S03339] Slosson Cemetery Records.
      Doane Cemetery, Chazy, New York

    3. [S00143] 1850 Census Chazy, Clinton County, New York.

    4. [S03336] Slason-Slauson-Slawson-Slosson Family by George C. Slawson dated 1946.

    5. [S02344] Funeral Notice of James W. Slosson.

    6. [S03339] Slosson Cemetery Records.

    7. [S00609] 1880 Census Denison, Grayson County, Texas.

    8. [S00820] 1900 Census Chicago, Cook County, Illinois.

    9. [S01993] Cook County Illinois Bureau of Vital Statistics from 1871-1916.

    10. [S02463] Illinois Statewide Death Index, Pre-1916.