James was born in 1812 in Virginia, the son of unknown parents.
He has died but the date and place are unknown.
His wife was Nancy Bowie, who he married in ABT 1845 in Arkansas. Their five known children were Julia Catherine (1846-1930), Amelia (1844-?), Mary (>1850-?), Bud (>1850-?) and Matilda (1849-?).
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