James Fletcher Eiland Family


James Fletcher Eiland Family

Husband: James Fletcher Eiland

Born: 07 Jan 1892at: Glenwood, Crenshaw Co, Al
Married: 06 Jun 1914at: Glenwood, Crenshaw Co, Al
Died: 20 Jun 1971at: Brantley, Crenshaw Co, Al
Buried: at: 
Father: William Enoch Eiland
Mother: Roxie (Roxy) Ann Davis
Other Spouses: Janey Dunn  

Wife: Penola Sue (Bolie) Grover

Born: 05 Jan 1889at: Union Springs, Al
Died: 01 Mar 1957at: Glenwood, Crenshaw Co, Al
Buried: at: 
Father: Green Middleton Grover
Mother: Susan H P Miers

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About James Fletcher Eiland:

Name: James Fletcher Eiland
Death date: 20 Jun 1971
Death place: Brantley, Crenshaw County, Alabama
Gender: Male
Race or color (on document):
Race or color (expanded):
Age at death: 79y
Estimated birth year: 1892
Spouse name: Janie C. Eiland
Father name: Enoch Eiland
Mother name: Roxie Anna Davis

World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Name: James Fletcler Eiland
City: Not Stated
County: Crenshaw
State: Alabama
Birthplace: Alabama;United States of America
Birth Date: 7 Jan 1892
Race: White
Age: 25
Occupation: farming
Nearest Relative: wife
Height/Build: med/slender
Color of Eyes/Hair: gray/light

1930 Census - Bullock and Host, Crenshaw Co, Al - Fletch Eiland

About Penola Sue (Bolie) Grover:

Burial: Bullock Community Cemetery
Bullock, Crenshaw County, Alabama, USA

Aunt " Boley" stayed on the farm and cared for her parents. She married J. Fletcher Eiland, they had no children. The Indian word Panola meant cotton. There is speculation on our part that Bole's name is from that and another connection is the disappearance of her Uncle in 1878 in Panola, Tx

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