James Fowkes Wanlass

James Fowkes Wanlass

Male 1885 - 1946  (60 years)

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  • Name James Fowkes Wanlass 
    Born 8 Jul 1885  Almy, Uinta, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    AFN 55ZG-J6 
    Census 1900  Diamondville, Uinta, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 1910  Cumberland, Uinta, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1920  Chapin, Teton, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1930  Magna, Salt Lake co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • B & G Row
      James F. Wanlass, 44, b. Wyoming, father b. Scotland, mother b. WY, rents house for $25/month, machinist in copper mill
      Evelyn Jane, wife, 34, self & parents b. Utah
      William J., son, 6, b. UT
      Evelyn R., dau, 1 yrs 7 mos, b. UT
      Nora Elizabeth, dau, 0 months, b. UT
    Census 1940  Victor, Teton, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Jas F Wanlass, 54, b. WYo., lived in Magna, Salt Lake, Utah in 1935, owns house worth $1000, farmer
      Evelyn J Wanlass, 44, wife, b. UT
      Wm J Wanlass, 16, son, all kids b. UT
      Evelyn R Wanlass, 12, dau
      Nora E Wanlass, 10, dau
      Truie A Wanlass, 8, dau
    Military Draft Registration 1942  Victor, Teton, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 6 ft 2 in tall, 155 lbs, hazel eyes, gray hair, light complexion, missing tip of thumb on left hand
    Died 6 Jun 1946  Chapin, Teton, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Buried 10 Jun 1946  Victor, Teton, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I68  12: James Wanlass & Margaret Neilson
    Last Modified 24 Jun 2016 

    Father James Wanlass,   b. 9 Aug 1846, Beatty's Row, Tranent, East Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1921, Chapin, Teton, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Edith Elizabeth Fowkes,   b. 20 Aug 1865, Coleville, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1949, Chapin, Teton, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 10 Apr 1882  SALT LAKE CITY, SALT LAKE, UTAH, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Histories
    Biography of James Wanlass & Edith Fowkes & their family
    Biography of James Wanlass & Edith Fowkes & their family
    Personal recollections of various people.
    Family ID F9  Group Sheet

    Family Evelyn Jane Woolstenhulme,   b. 19 Feb 1896, Woodland, Summit co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1987, Pinedale, Sublette, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 18 Jan 1923  Driggs, Teton, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William James Wanlass,   b. 30 Jan 1924, Magna, Salt Lake co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2004  (Age 79 years)
     2. Evelyn Rachel Wanlass,   b. 7 Jun 1927, Magna, Salt Lake co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2008, Jackson, Teton, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     3. Nora Elizabeth Wanlass
     4. Truie Alison Wanlass,   b. 15 Jul 1931, Magna, Salt Lake co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2012  (Age 80 years)
    Last Modified 24 Jun 2016 
    Family ID F47  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    James Fowkes Wanlass (1885-1946), s/o James Wanlass & Edith Fowkes
    James Fowkes Wanlass (1885-1946), s/o James Wanlass & Edith Fowkes

  • Sources 
    1. [S19] LDS Family Record - James Wanlass, James Wanlass, PG 24 (Reliability: 3).
      Name if Full: James Fowkes Wanlass
      Born at Almy, Wyoming 8th July 1885
      Blessed by James Wanlass, James Bowns 12th Aug. 1885
      Baptized by William Gibbs 10th Sept. 1893
      Confirmed by James Wanlass, Sr., 10th Sept. 1893
      Schooling commenced at Almy, Wyoming
      Ordained a Deacon by Joseph Lynn & Arthur Haddock & Frances Rossen 10th June 1901
      Ordained a Teacher by Thomas M. Grover 30th May 1921
      Married to Evelyn Jane Woolstenhulme 18 Jan. 1923
      by J. F. Choules Stake President (J.T. corssed out and Albert written above) at Driggs, Ida.
      Vocation: Machinist
      Height: 6'2" Weight 165
      Color of Eyes: Brown, Color of Hair: Dark Brown
      General Condition of Health: good
      Specially Interested in Music - violin
      Died of June 6, 1946 of Miliary type of Tuberculosis at Chapin, Idaho

    2. [S7] Census, 1900 JUNE 8TH, AT DIAMONDVILLE TOWN (#1,2741,827) UINTA CO, WYOMING (Reliability: 3).
      1900 June 8th, At Diamondville Town (#1,241,827) Uinta Co, Wyoming 1900 census
      James Wanlass, head, white male, born Aug 1846, 53 years old, married 18 years. Both he and his parents born in Scotland, emigrated 1877 and been in the US for 23 years. Has his Naturalization papers, a Coal miner, could read, write and speaks English. Owns his home.
      ...Edith E. Wanlass born Aug 1865, 34 years married 18 years. Mother of 9 children 8 living. She and her parents born in England. Lived in US for 31 years, can read, write and speak English and children
      ...Mary Wanlass dau, born Oct, 16 years, single
      ...James Wanlass, son, born July, 14 years, single, a coalminer
      ...Reuben Wanlass, son, born Apr, 13 years old, Born Wyo.
      ...Maggie Wanlass, dau, bn Mar, 10 years old, Born Wyo. single
      ...Edith E. Wanlass dau, born Dec, 8 years old
      ...Wilford Wanlass, son, born Feb., 4 years old, Born Wyo. Single
      ...William C. Wanlass, son, born May, 2 years old, Born Wyo. single;
      ...Alexander Wanlass, son born July 1899, 10/12 months of age.
      ...Boarding with the James Wanlass family is: brother William R. Fowkes, white male, born Jan., 25 years, single, born in Wyo., parents born in England. A Clerk Grocery, can read, write and speak English

    3. [S7] Census, 1910 SOUTH CUMBERLAND PRECINCT, UINTA, WYOMING, APRIL 21ST, PG 8/59 FILM #1,375,760 (Reliability: 3).
      1910 South Cumberland Precinct, Uinta, Wyoming, April 21st, pg 8/59 film #1,375,760
      Wanlass, James, Head, Male, white, 63 years, married 28 years. Born Scotland, parents Scotland, emigrated 1877, speaks English. Occupation; Top hand coal mine Pit No. 4, Can read, write, rents a house.
      ....Mrs. James Wanlass E. head, married white 45 married 28 years, mother of 11 children 8 living. Self and parents born in England. Emigrated 1867, Speaks English, no occupation, can read, write and rents a house.
      ....James, son, male white, 24 years, single, born Wyoming, father born Scotland, mother born England. Speaks English, Draw shovel in coal mine Pit No 0. Can read, write, 12, 9, 0, 1
      ....Reuben, son, Male, white 24 years, single, single, born Wyoming, father born Scotland, mother born England. Speaks English, occupation, Foreman coal mine pit no 0, can read, write.
      ....Margaret, daughter, female, white, 21 years, single, born Wyoming, father born Scotland, mother born England. Speaks English, no occupation
      ....Edith E. Daughter, female, white, 17 years, single, born Wyoming, father born Scotland, mother born England. Speaks English, no occupation
      ....William C. Son, male, white, 13 years, single, born Wyoming, father born Scotland, mother born England. Speaks English, no occupation
      ...Jessie, Daughter, female, white 7 years, single, born Wyoming, father born Scotland, mother born England. Speaks English, no occupation
      ....Lawrence F., Son, male, white, 4 years, single, born Wyoming, father born Scotland, mother born England. Speaks English, no occupation

    4. [S7] Census, 1920 CENSUS, CHAPIN, TETON, IDAHO, JAN. 9TH, VOL 16, ED 235, SHEET 3, LINE 18, FILM # 18282 (Reliability: 3).
      1920 Census, Chapin, Teton, Idaho, Jan. 9th, Vol 16, Ed 235, sheet 3, line 18, film # 1828294
      Wanlass, James, head, owns mortgaged home, male, white, 73, married came to USA 1877, naturalized 1886, can read and write, self and parents born Scotland, a farmer, general labor worker
      ...Edith E., wife, female, white 55, marr., can read and write, self and parents born England, , no occupation
      ...James F., son, male, white, 34, single, reads and writes, born Wyoming, father born Scotland, mother born England, a Machinest
      ...William C., son, male, white, 22, single, can read and write, born Wyoming, father born Scotland, mother born England, none occupation
      ...Jessie, daughter, female, white, 16, single, reads and writes, born Wyoming, father born Scotland, mother born England, a operator telephone worker.
      ...Lawrence F., son, male white, 14, single, can read and write, born Wyoming, father born Scotland, mother born England, farmer, general farm employed

    5. [S19] LDS Family Record - James Wanlass, James Wanlass, PG 24 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S20] Obituary/printed program/Newspaper article, SALT LAKE TRIBUNE, TUESDAY, JUNE 11, 1946, PAGE 15 (Reliability: 3).
      Salt Lake Tribune, Tuesday, June 11, 1946, page 15
      James F. Wanlass
      Victor, Ida. Funeral services for James F. Wanlass, 70, Victor, who died Thursday at his home, were conducted Monday at 1 p.m. in the Chapin LDS chapel by Dwight Stone, bishop.

    7. [S20] Obituary/printed program/Newspaper article, Deseret News 1921 April 20 & 21st page 5 (Reliability: 3).
      Obituary of James Wanlass

    8. [S19] LDS Family Record - James Wanlass, James Wanlass, pg 21 (Reliability: 3).
      Married to Edith Elizabeth Fowkes 10th Aprl 1882 by Joseph F. Smith at Salt Lake City