According to the 1920 census, James' father was born in France and his mother in Canada. 1974
Noted events in his life were:
• Immigration, 1895, United States of America. 1974
• Residence, 1920, Seattle, King County, Washington, USA. 1974 at 1112 North 51 Street.
• Occupation, 1920, Seattle, King County, Washington, USA. 1974 where he was a laborer in a lumber yard.
James married Minna Mary Jane MOSS, daughter of Gilbert MOSS and Frances Matilda CATRON, on 29 Jul 1895 in Prentice, Price County, Wisconsin, USA.108 (Minna Mary Jane MOSS was born on 17 Sep 1879 in New London, Waupaca County, Wisconsin, USA 60,110 and died on 13 Jun 1958 in Seattle, King County, Washington, USA 108.)