James Arthur Leivars1,2

#4603, (12 September 1912-September 1993)
Father*James Leivars2 b. Nov 1883, d. Mar 1955
Mother*Harriet Perkins2 b. Sep 1885, d. Sep 1961
ChartsThe Smiths of the Deepings
Birth*12 SEP 1912 James Arthur Leivars was born on 12 SEP 1912 at Stapleford, Nottinghamshire, England.1,2 
Marriage*MAR 1938 He married Elsie M Hough in MAR 1938 at Shardlow, Derbyshire, England.3 
Death*SEP 1993 James Arthur Leivars died in SEP 1993 at Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England.4 
(Witness) ResidenceDEC 1915 He lived with James Leivars and Harriet Perkins at 7 Back Street, Sawley, Derbyshire, England, together with Dorothy Leivars.5 
Emigration*21 NOV 1937 James Arthur Leivars emigrated on 21 NOV 1937 from Kingston, Jamaica.6 
Last Edited22 Mar 2015


  1. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Shardlow, Derbys, Oct-Dec 1912, vol 7b 1043. mother Perkins.
  2. [S77] British Army records, on father's war record.
  3. [S69] England & Wales Marriages 1538-1940, marrige, Elsie M Hough & James A Leivars, Shardlow, Derbys., Jan-Mar 1938, vol 7b 764.
  4. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, death, age 81, Ilkeston, Derbys., Sep 1993, 14B 3962 288.
  5. [S77] British Army records, on war record.
  6. [S61] Passengers, on "Oropesa" from Kingstn, Jamaica; Pte. James Leivards, Sherwood Foresters in large contingent to Derby Depot.
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