|Name} Carr, James Douglas (Jim)||Family History} Olson|
|Title}||Race} White||Sex} Male|
|Birth: Date} Exa 11 Oct 1914||Place} Alhambra, Los Angeles, California|
|Marr.:1 Date} Bef 1937||Place} (Link)|
|Death: Date} Exa 8 Feb 2002||Place} Palmdale, Los Angeles, California|
|Burial: Date} Aft 8 Feb 2002||Place}|
|Parents: } Vernon Albert Carr & Lillian Mae Olson|
Relationship No.} 119
|1st Household No.} 284 = Glendale, Los Angeles, California|
| Occupation 1} Fruit rancher |
Clarke, Claudine V. |
Total Number of} 3
|Notes: James Douglas Carr was born 11 Oct 1914 in Alhambra, Los Angeles, California. His
parents were Vernon Carr and Lillian Olson, who were fruit ranchers. He had an older
sister Evelyn, born in 1910 in Alhambra. In 1917 when his father registered for
the World War draft, the family was living at 1711 W. Broadway in Glendale,
California. His younger brother Frank was born in Feb 1919. In the 1920 USA census
his family was living in Covina, California in 1920.|
By the 1930 USA census, Jim's family was living in Littlerock, out in the Antelope Valley near Palmdale. Here they established a pear and peach ranch in the dessert.
Jim married Claudine Clarke, and they had one son, Allan James,born 25 Sep 1937. In the 1940 USA census, Jim and Claudine were living on 80th Street, in Littlerock, California. Their son, Allan was 2 years old. Jim was a ranch hand, presumably for his parents fruit ranch, and they were renting for $15. per month. Jim had a high school education.
According to passenger lists, a James Carr, born about 1914, sailed aboard the S.S. Thomas Paine from Los Angeles, California to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, via New York, and was a seaman discharged from the ship on 10 Jan 1944.
The 1946 and 1948 voter registration records show Jim and Claudine registered at Sec. 14, T5N, R11W. This was the same place as his parents, presumably the Carr fruit ranch. In 1952, Claudine is not registered at this address. According to family reports, they divorced, and she died shortly thereafter.
According to family sources,Jim married two more times, and had two additional children. He lived in Las Vegas for a while, and survived surgery for lung cancer. He returned to live in the Littlerock area.
In 1986, Jim was living at 2134 E. Avenue Q6, Palmdale. He also lived at 44028 12th St. E., Palmdale. Jim died 8 Feb 2002, his last residence being in Palmdale, California. His place of burial is unknown.
|Time of Birth}||Time of Death}||Fraternal/Social}|
|Confirm. Date}||Photos} None|
|Immigr'n Date} N/A||Port} N/A|
|Education: Grade} or Top 2 Degrees}|
|Military: Service} for the State of}|
Cause of Death}
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