Barbara Ann James


Personal and Family Information

Barbara was born on 12 MAY 1925 in West Grove, Pennsylvania, the daughter of Arthur Edwin James and Alma Isaphene Davis.

Her husband was Donald Myron Stonestrom, who she married on 25 JUN 1949 in West Chester, Chester, Pennsylvania, USA. Their three known children were James Peter (Private) (1950-?), David Arthur (Private) (1953-?) and Eric Donald (Private) (1961-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Barbara Ann James


Arthur Edwin James


J. Edwin James


John James


Mary Hughes Cope


Alma Isaphene Davis


Francis Marion Davis


James Davis


Lavinah Iddings


Alice Arazina Matheny


Elijah Gad Matheny


Sarah Ann Nye



Birth12 MAY 1925
Place: West Grove, Pennsylvania
Place: 408 S Walnut, Chester, Pennsylvania, USA
Place: West Chester, PA
Place: Rural, Chester, Pennsylvania
Place: West Chester, Chester, Pennsylvania, USA
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Residence1 AUG 1998
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Residence17 DEC 1998
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Note 1

!Source: Daniel Shawn Huffman.

<p>Dear Daniel,</p><p><p></p></p><p><p>I am happy to hear from you.</p></p><p><p></p></p><p><p>My name is Barbara James Stonestrom.</p></p><p><p>I am 90 - born May 12, 1925 in West Grove PA.</p></p><p><p>My parents were Arthur E. James and Alma I. Davis James who married Sept 5, 1922.</p></p><p><p></p></p><p><p>I lived at Lincoln University PA until 1937 when we moved to West Chester PA.</p></p><p><p></p></p><p><p>My family made many trips to Wampum PA my mother's home. My brother A[rthur] Dalton James always stayed at Aunt Nell Davis McChesneys and I always stayed at Aunt Dimple Davis Wilsons. When we visited my father would go out to Jim McChesneys farm - he had grown up on a sheep farm.</p><p><p></p></p><p><p>I married Donald Myron Stonestrom who grew up in North Dakota. We had a wonderful 62+ years together. He died in 2012.</p></p><p><p></p></p><p><p>I have three sons, J. Peter, David A. and Eric D.</p></p><p><p></p></p><p><p>I wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy Healthy New Year.</p></p><p><p></p></p><p><p>Barbara James Stonestrom</p></p><p>[email from Barbara to Dan Huffman on 12/20/2015</p>

Note 2

Marital Status: SingleRelation to Head: Daughter

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