FEATURES

THE JAMES ALFRED PARMLEY FAMILY 1900-1961
James Clay, William Irvin, Robert, John, Giles, Hiel, Nathaniel, Nathaniel, John, John

James grew up in Maysville, Ark., and moved to Los Angeles, where he was married to Nelvia Demma Buckner [ca1906-1938] in 1924. He had blue eyes and brown hair according to his World War I draft card.

The 1940 census finds them living north of Dodger Stadium, at the end of Riverdale Avenue next to the Los Angeles River. He was a roofer for a construction company. Son Thomas Clay [1925-2004] was 15.

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