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Re: James Mays b Nov 1901 VA, d 1966, Alex VA
Posted by: A. McVey (ID *****7266) Date: November 24, 2012 at 15:36:35
In Reply to: Re: James Mays d 1966, Alex VA by myrmil of 43079

I did look in the Washington Post & the Fairfax VA archived newspaper index and had no luck finding the info you are seeking. But I am passing along other info I came across.

The store and dwelling house known as 820 King Street have been sold by Albert W. walker and Leroy Gaddis, Jr. and wife to James A. Mays and wife, Margaret Mays for $13,000. The deed of transfer has been placed on record in the office of the clerk of the court. March 8, 1927 pg 2 Washington Post

Social Security death Index first name:        James last name:        Mays
birth date:        20 November 1901 social security number:        226-42-==== place of issuance:        Virginia last residence:        Virginia
zip code of last residence:        22301 (Alexandria VA)
death date:        October 1966 est age at death: 65

1940 census Alexandria VA Ward 4 510 Washington Ave James A. Mays age 37 b VA est 1903 shoe maker/ shoe repairing Margaret Mays wife Mary Mays 12, Audrey Mays 9 , James Mays 0.

1930 census Alexandria VA James A. Mays 28 Margart Mays 23 Mary M. Mays 2, Fannie Williams 27 sister in law

mentions of James Mays in Fairfax Newspapers (doubt any are your James A. Mays)
Fairfax Herald        7/5/1957 01 Great Falls James P. Mays Jr. drowns
Fairfax Herald        5/23/1941 01 Mays James J. Called for Sel. Service physical
Fairfax Herald        2/28/1941 01 Mays James M. Called for Sel. Service physical
Fairfax Herald        3/14/1941 01 Mays James M. To be inducted into military
Fairfax City Times 4/13/1967 08       Mays James No.Va. Community College vice-pr.
Fairfax Herald        5/10/1968 04 Mays James O. Hayfield Int. Sch. asst. principal
Fairfax City Times 6/22/1967        13 Mays James O. Langley H.S. asst. principal
Fairfax Herald        7/5/1957 01 Mays James P. Jr. Obit. Child drowns at Great Fall
Fairfax Herald        5/2/1947 01 Mays James W. Reappointed to Fairfax H.S.
Fairfax Herald        8/30/1946 06 Mays James W. To teach at Fairfax H.S.

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