Name: James Marion JORDAN

United States Government, United States Federal Census:
"Year: 1930; Census Place: Precinct 2, Trinity County, Texas; Roll: 2403; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 7; Image: 178.0; 24 Apr 1930;
Jordan John R; Head; Male; White; 33 (~1897); Married; 20 (~1917); Texas; Texas; Texas; Laborer; Rail Road;
Jordan Mildred; Wife; Female; White; 28 (~1902); Married; 19 (~1921); Texas; Georgia; Texas;
Jordan Lloyd; Son; Male; White; 8 (~1922); Single; Texas; Texas; Texas;
Jordan James; Son; Male; White; 5 (~1925); Single; Texas; Texas; Texas;
Jordan Ramon; Son; Male; White; 3 0/12 (1927); Single; Texas; Texas; Texas;
Jordan Curtis; Son; Male; White; 11/12 (1929); Single; Texas; Texas; Texas."


James Marion JORDAN - May 1942
Senior photograph - Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas, USA 


James Marion JORDAN - 25 Aug 1942
Newspaper article - Corpus Christi Times, Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas, USA


James Marion JORDAN - Aug 1943
US ARMY


The Military Order of the Purple Heart
Corpus Christi Chapter 230
Roster of Members
. . .
James M. Jordan, Corpus Christi."

(Source - Biennial Report of the Chief of Staff of the U.S. Army, General George C. Marshall's Victory Report (Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas, USA, 1943-1945), Page 25a.) (James Marion JORDAN is listed sixteenth on the right.)


James Marion JORDAN - Apr 1946
Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas, USA


James Marion JORDAN - Feb 1947
Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas, USA


James Marion JORDAN - Oct 1949
Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas, USA


James Marion JORDAN - Summer 1962
Camp Karankawa, San Patricio County, Texas, USA


James Marion JORDAN - Oct 1964
Scout Photograph - Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas, USA


James Marion JORDAN - 28 May 1972
Austin, Travis County, Texas, USA


James Marion JORDAN - Jun 1974
Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas, USA


James Marion JORDAN - Jun 1974
Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas, USA


James Marion JORDAN - 4 Mar 1977
Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas, USA


James Marion JORDAN - 5 Mar 1977
Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas, USA


Death Certificate for James Marion JORDAN:
"Name: James Marion Jordan;
Death date: 14 Jan 1984;
Death place: Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas;
Cause of death: Poorly differentiated bronchogenic carcinoma;
Gender: Male;
Race: White;
Birth date: 24 Jul 1925;
Birth place: Texas;
Marital status: Married;
Surviving spouse: Ann Key;
Father name: John Raymond Jordan;
Mother name: Mildred Rainey;
Occupation: Supervisor/U. S. Postal Department;
Residence: 337 Waverly, Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas;
Cemetery name: Seaside Memorial Park;
Burial place: Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas;
Burial date: 17 Jan 1984;
Informant: Ann K. Jordan;
Registrar's File No: 0073."


Obituary for James Marion JORDAN - Corpus Christi Caller, Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas, USA, 16 Jan 1984, Page 16B: "JORDAN - James M. Jordan, 58, of 337 Waverly, died Saturday in a local hospital after a long illness. He was a native of Onalaska, Texas, and had lived in Corpus Christi since 1939. He was a retired supervisor for the United States Post Office and was a veteran of World War II. He was a member of the St. John's United Methodist Church and was active with the Boy Scouts of America for many years. He was survived by his wife, Ann Key Jordan of Corpus Christi; three sons, J. Peter Jordan of Honolulu, Hawaii, Jack Jordan of Thousand Oaks, California, and Mike Jordan of Corpus Christi; one daughter, Rebecca Jordan of Alice; three brothers, John R. Jordan, Paul N. Jordan, both of Corpus Christi, and Bill Jordan of Lake Jackson; and two grandsons. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. John's United Methodist Church with Dr. Carolyn Stapleton and Dr. Charles Giesler officiating. Burial will follow in Seaside Memorial Park. In lieu of usual remembrances, friends may make donations to the St. John's United Methodist Church, the American Cancer Society, or to a favorite charity. Cage-Mills Everhart Chapel."


Grave marker for James Marion JORDAN
"JAMES M. JORDAN - JULY 24, 1925 - JAN. 14, 1984"
Buried on 17 Jan 1984 in Seaside Memorial Park, Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas, USA


"PRESENTED BY FRIENDS & FAMILY
IN LOVING MEMORY OF
JAMES M. JORDAN
SCOUTMASTER, TROOP 234
1957 - 1967
ST. JOHN'S UNITED
METHODIST CHURCH"
Dedication sign - St. John's United Methodist Church, Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas, USA