Dr. James William Claiborne

Dr. James William Claiborne

Male 1825 - 1906  (81 years)

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  • Name James William Claiborne 
    Title Dr. 
    Born 5 Jun 1825  Richmond, Independent Cities, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1870  [2
    Physician 
    Residence 1870  Petersburg, Independent Cities, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Burial 1906  Blandford Cem, Petersburg, Independent Cities, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried 1906  Petersburg, Independent Cities, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 22 Nov 1906  Petersburg, Independent Cities, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Person ID I8029  mytree
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2020 

    Father Herbert Augustine Claiborne,   b. 6 Mar 1784, New Kent, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1841, Richmond, Independent Cities, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Delia Hayes,   b. 1795,   d. 1838  (Age 43 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 13 Mar 1816  [4
    Family ID F3196  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Frances Louise Sturdivant,   b. 15 Mar 1837,   d. 7 Aug 1915  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 15 Apr 1875  [1
    Children 
     1. May Burnet Claiborne,   b. 23 May 1876,   d. 29 Jan 1952  (Age 75 years)  [natural]
     2. James William Claiborne, II,   b. 30 Jan 1880,   d. 16 Jul 1880, Petersburg, Independent Cities, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F3203  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Jun 1825 - Richmond, Independent Cities, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1870 - Petersburg, Independent Cities, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBurial - 1906 - Blandford Cem, Petersburg, Independent Cities, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1906 - Petersburg, Independent Cities, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Nov 1906 - Petersburg, Independent Cities, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    1870 US Census - Petersburg, VA - Ward 3 (p31)
    1870 US Census - Petersburg, VA - Ward 3 (p31)

  • Notes 
    • James William Claiborne was educated at Richmond College and enrolled in the Univ. of Pennsylvania in 1846, receiving his M.D. degree in 1848. He went to California with his brother Gilbert in 1849, sailing by way of Cape Horn. He practiced at Jamestown, CA, for 9 years and was a justice of the peace. He returned to Virginia in 1858, becoming a physician in Petersburg, VA. He enlisted 19 Apr 1861 as a private in Company E, 12th Virginia Infantry, C.S.A. He was appointed assistant surgeon, 14 Sep 1861, promoted to surgeon, 1 Mar 1862, and served until paroled at Appomattox Court House, 9 Apr 1865.

  • Sources 
    1. [S38] Claiborne of Virginia: The First Eight Generations, John Frederick Dorman, (Name: Baltimore, 1995;), p606.

    2. [S187] 1870 United States Federal Census, (Name: National Archives and Records Administration;), Year: 1870; Census Place: Petersburg Ward 3, Petersburg (Independent City), Virginia; Roll: M593_; Page: ; Image: .
      Jno. H. Clayborn
      Josephine
      Louisa
      Nanny
      Joseph
      Herbert
      Betty

      Jas. W. Clayborn

    3. [S57] Find A Grave.

    4. [S38] Claiborne of Virginia: The First Eight Generations, John Frederick Dorman, (Name: Baltimore, 1995;), p593.


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