Oldham Family History

DAVIDSON, Jemima

Female 1874 - 1949  (~ 75 years)


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  • Name DAVIDSON, Jemima 
    Born Jan 1874  [1
    Gender Female 
    Census 1 Jan 1925  Harvey, Marion County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 17 Mar 1949  Eddyville, Mahaska County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 20 Mar 1949  Highland Cemetery, Eddyville, Mahaska County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • Published in the Eddyville Tribune on March 24, 1949 and copied at the Eddyville Public Library.

      Mrs. Jemima Oldham Dies March 17

      Jemima D. Oldham, 75 died at 4:10 p.m. Thursday at the Shahan nursing home after an extended illness.

      She was born January 28, 1874, and was married September 12, 1894, to James S. Oldham, who died July 18, 1924. They were both lifelong residents of the Eddyville community. Mr. Oldham was a farmer, a pioneer motion picture operator and also ran a general store here.

      Surviving are her daughter, Mrs. Lester Bean of Cedar Rapids; two sons, Leslie Oldham of Grinnell and George of Burlington, and a brother, J.R. Davidson of Eddyville and several grandchildren.

      Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday at the Congregational church, the Rev. Frank E. Henry was in charge. Burial was made in the Highland cemetery.
    Person ID I4875  oldham
    Last Modified 6 Nov 2015 

    Family OLDHAM, James Sherman Sherm,   b. 6 Oct 1865, Eddyville, Mahaska County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jul 1924, Harvey, Marion County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 12 Sep 1894  Oskaloosa Twp., Mahaska County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4
    Children 
     1. OLDHAM, George Herbert,   b. 23 Mar 1899, Wapello County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1953, Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     2. OLDHAM, Sherman Leslie,   b. 10 Oct 1901, Eddyville, Mahaska County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1960, Grinnel, Poweshiek County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     3. OLDHAM, Jeannette Clare,   b. 2 Nov 1907, Eddyville, Mahaska County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1957, Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2013 
    Family ID F2178  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Sep 1894 - Oskaloosa Twp., Mahaska County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Iowa State Census - 1 Jan 1925 - Harvey, Marion County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Mar 1949 - Eddyville, Mahaska County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 20 Mar 1949 - Highland Cemetery, Eddyville, Mahaska County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S3117] Virginia Lucille Lohman.

    2. [S93] Iowa State Census.
      Roll: IA1925_1834
      Line: 23

    3. [S1691] Family Bible, Abraham Oldham, (In possession of Melvin L. Oldham).

    4. [S933] Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934.
      reference number: Vol.2 p.122
      film number: 985383
      digital folder number: 004309798
      image number: 443