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Irving, James David, Sr.
B: 07 Nov 1867, Murray Harbour, PEI.
D: 28 May 1949, Humboldt, MN, age 82
M: 19 Jan 1898, Ida May Miller b. 20 Oct 1876, Canada; d. Mar 1960, Neenah, WI

The Irving family can be traced back as far as 1226 in the southwestern part of Scotland and includes, among others: "Gude Sir Alexander Irvine, The much renowit Laird of Drum (1411)"

James David Irving immigrated to the Humboldt, MN area in 1884 at age 18 and lived for a time with the family of his maternal aunt, Margaret Butler Jury.

FN: Unknown Irving
MN: Isabell "Bell" Butler

Children of James David Irving, Sr. and Ida May Miller:

Anne Irving
B: 1899
D: 1975
M: (1) Alvin Krause, had 1 child, Shirley, who m. Omar Duff and had 3 children: Robert Morgan, Judith Ann, and Shirlou.
M: (2) J. Morgan Wheeler and had another child, Betsy, who m. Robert Hill. They had two children: John Wheeler and Marcia Kathrene.

William Dale Irving
B: 25 Dec 1901, Humboldt, MN
D: 07 Aug 1967, Yuba City, CA
M: 08 Apr 1929, Bertha Strobridge b. 22 Oct 1908, Michigan

Children of William Dale Irving and Bertha Strobridge:

Patricia Ann Irving
B: 13 Dec 1932, Long Beach, CA
M: G. Edward Griffin and had 4 children: James David, Daniel Allen, Ralph Edward, and Kathleen Marie.

James David Irving, Jr.
B: 1916
M: Cora Erickson, and had two sons: James David III and Jerold. James David III m. Mary Unknown and had 2 children: James David IV and Jenifer.

Kenneth Irving
D: In infancy

Information on Genealogy Chart sent by Catherine D. Mac Kay shows the following brothers and sisters of Isabel "Bell" Butler presumed born on PEI:

Jemimah Butler MacMillan

Elizabeth Butler Rackham

Mary Butler Riedell

Ed Butler

Margaret May Butler Jury

Parents of the Butler children also born in Canada.


Janet Jury James is a cousin.(above for possible connection)