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James P. Chambers

Birth: c. 1822 in Kentucky

Death: 1898 in Kentucky

Residence: Louisville, Kentucky


Biography: Graduated from law school at the University of Louisville in 1847. Married Eliza Chambers. Clerk of the Jefferson Circuit Court.


Citation: Eighth Manuscript Census of the United States (1860), Population Schedules, Kentucky, Jefferson County, Louisville Ward 4, p. 71. Catalogue of the Officers and Students in the Law Department of the University of Louisville, Session of 1859-’60 (Louisville: Hull & Brother, 1860), 9. Henry Tanner, ed., Tanner’s Louisville Directory and Business Advertiser for 1861 (Louisville: Directory Publication and Advertising Agency, 1861), 54. Edward, Greenough, and DeVed, eds. Edwards’ Annual Directory to the Inhabitants, Incorporated Companies, Manufacturing Establishments, Business Firms, Etc., Etc. in the City of Louisville, for 1865-6 (Louisville: Edward, Greenough, & DeVed, 1866), 243. Birth and Death Records: Covington, Lexington, Louisville, and Newport – Microfilm (before 1911), Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives, Frankfort, Kentucky, Roll 7007129: Jefferson County, Books 9-11,  p. 445.