- Born: Abt 1778, Broad Blunsdon, WIL
- Christened: 24 Mar 1778, Highworth, WIL
- Marriage: Elizabeth Heath on 9 Aug 1801 in Eisey, WIL
- Died: Dec Q 1852, Swindon District, WIL aged about 74
Noted events in his life were:
• Occupation: Labourer, 1837, Broad Blunsdon, WIL.
• Occupation: Agricultural Labourer, 1841, Broad Blunsdon, WIL.
• Census: Pauper Agricultural Labourer, 1851, Lower Street, Broad Blunsdon, WIL.
James married Elizabeth Heath, daughter of John Heath and Milborough Iles, on 9 Aug 1801 in Eisey, WIL. (Elizabeth Heath was born about 1779 in Purton, WIL, christened on 7 Nov 1779 in Purton, WIL and died Sep Q 1860 in Highworth District, WIL.)