James Elmore Haskins
- Born: 1 Feb 1874, Virginia
- Marriage (1): Clara R. Millen circa 1913 in Savannah, Chatham Co., Georgia
- Marriage (2): Margaret Virginia Crosby
- Died: 23 Jul 1936, Savannah, Chatham Co., Georgia at age 62
- Buried: Oak Grove Cemetery, Savannah, Chatham Co., Georgia
The 1900 Federal Census for the City of Lynchburg Ward 3, Virginia, District 86, page 132A, dated June 4, 1900 records Jas E. Haskins (Feb 1875 - VA/VA/VA) living with his widowed mother, Mary S. Haskins (March 1835 - VA/VA/VA) and siblings Wm C. (Oct 1876), Thos D. (Sept 1878), and Cora E. (Dec 1873) at 1320 Floyd Street. James is employed as Clark in a Shoe Store as are William and Thomas. Mary has had 9 children of whom 6 are still living and all children are single.
The 1910 Federal Census for the City of Savannah, Ward 2, Chatham Co., Georgia, District 53, page 31B, dated May 25, 1910 records James E. Haskins (36 - VA/VA/VA) boarding at the home of George P. & Katie E. Wiggins at 302 Waldburg Street. James indicates that he has been married for 4 years; however, no wife is listed here. He is employed as a Life Insurance Agent.
The 1913 Savannah, GA City Directory lists:
J. M. Haskins ins agt, r302 Waldburg, w, tel 1855-J
Clara R. Millen, Miss, drsmkr, r 323 32d, w, tel 2991-J
The 1914 Savannah, GA City Directory lists:
James E. Haskins (Clara), ins agt, h1401 Lincoln, tel 2373-L
The WWI Draft Registration Card for James Elmore Haskins dated Sept 9, 1918 records his date of birth as February 1, 1874. He is married to Mrs. J. E. Haskins and lives at 1213 East 32nd Street in Savannah. He is medium height and build with brown eyes and brown hair is employed with what looks to be Bankers Health and Life Ins Company.
See general notes on his daughter, Myra, for other census facts.
Georgia Deaths, 1919-98 <http://www.ancestry.com>
Name: James E Haskins
Death Date: 23 Jul 1936
County of Death: Chatham
James married Clara R. Millen circa 1913 in Savannah, Chatham Co., Georgia. (Clara R. Millen was born circa 1881 in Georgia and died on 18 Dec 1958 in Savannah, Chatham Co., Georgia.)
James next married Margaret Virginia Crosby. (Margaret Virginia Crosby was born on 5 May 1888 in Savannah, Chatham Co., Georgia and died on 14 Jul 1970 in Woodbine, Camden County, Georgia.)