James Edmond Mendenhall

Male 1913 - 1951  (37 years)


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  • Name James Edmond Mendenhall  [1, 2, 3
    Born 16 Feb 1913  Los Angeles or North Hollywood, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Died 17 Jan 1951  Riverside, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Buried Glendale, California (Grandview Cemetary) Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I1446  Bishir Family
    Last Modified 6 Jul 2018 

    Father Jacob Franklin "Frank" Mendenhall,   b. 12 Sep 1878, Fort Smith, Arkansas (near Greenwood) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1943, Los Angeles, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Carrie May Lee,   b. 17 May 1884, Santa Ynez, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1960, San Jose, California (at Betty's) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 13 Aug 1901  Calabasas, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F242  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Genevieve 
    Last Modified 6 Jul 2018 
    Family ID F83  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary 
    Last Modified 6 Jul 2018 
    Family ID F89  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Served as a Private in the 1885 Station Com Unit during WW II. Was working in Indio, California with a hay bailer in a field on a dewy, foggy day. A power line that ran over the field fell down and electrified the whole field, killing him.

  • Sources 
    1. [S198] Visit to Grandview Memorial Park in Glendale, CA, (EF#5, SN#5, 1/9 Jan 1977).

    2. [S107] Interview with Ray & Dessie Mendenhall and Barbara & Gene Davis., (EF#62, SN#111, 23 Apr 1977).

    3. [S77] Interview with Marie Mendenhall Bisher, (EF#8, SN#94, 24 Apr 1977).

    4. [S22] Marie Mendenhall Bisher's family bible containing birth data for all her brothers and sisters, (EF#16, SN#18, 6 Feb 1977).

    5. [S856] California Birth Index, 1905-1995, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005).

    6. [S868] California Death Index, 1940-1997, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2000).

    7. [S764] Certified marriage license for J.F. Mendenhall and Carrie May Lee, (EF#81, SN#105, 7 May 1977).