Person:James Challiss (25)

Watchers
m. 1 Aug 1850
  1. Ida Challiss1851 - 1932
  2. Bertha Challiss1853 - 1938
  3. Katie Challiss1855 - 1856
  4. Paul H Challiss1860 - 1928
  5. Maria Challiss1861 - 1932
  6. Blanche Challiss1863 - 1950
  7. Dora Challiss1865 - 1957
  8. Dr Daisy Challiss1867 - Bet 1939 & 1943
  9. Amelia Challiss1869 - 1937
  10. James Milbank Challiss1870 - 1937
  11. Ralph H Challiss1875 - 1923
m. 30 APR 1895
  1. John Van Hoesen Challiss1896 - 1986
  2. Lucy Van Hoesen Challiss1897 - 1970
  3. Kathryn Van Hoesen Challiss1901 - 1988
  4. Margorie Challiss1911 - 1964
Facts and Events
Name[2][11][23] James Milbank Challiss
Alt Name[1] Jim Challiss
Gender Male
Birth[30][31][32] 20 NOV 1870 203 North Terrace (was N. 1st), Atchison, Atchison County, KS, USA
Graduation[31][30][8][35] 1894 University of Kansas, , Lawrence, Douglas County, KS, USA
Occupation[7] 1894 Douglas County, KS, USAan admitted to the bar
Census[10] 1895 Atchison, Atchison County, KS, USA
Occupation[31][1][9] FROM 1894 TO MAR 1936 401½ Commercial, Atchison, Atchison County, KS, USAa lawyer
Marriage 30 APR 1895 Lawrence, Douglas County, KS, USAto Rilla Van Hoesen
Residence[1][11][12] FROM 1895 TO 1904 Atchison, Atchison County, KS, USA
Census[32] 01 JUN 1900 Shannon Township, Atchison County, KS, USA
Occupation[30][13] FROM 1902 TO 1903 Atchison County, 701 Commercial, Atchison, Atchison County, KS, USAan attorney
Occupation[14] 1903 Challiss & Ingalls, , Atchison, Atchison County, KS, USAan attorney
Residence[13] 1903 Crown Point, Atchison, Atchison County, KS, USA
Other[13][36] FROM 1902 TO 1903 Atchison, Atchison County, KS, USAQuality: 3 Employment
Other[15][37] 1903 Shannon Township, Atchison County, KS, USAMisc
Other 25 DEC 1907 203 North Terrace (was N. 1st), Atchison, Atchison County, KS, USANote
with Rilla Van Hoesen
Residence[16][17][18][19][20] FROM 1907 TO 1936 207 North Terrace (was N. 1st), Atchison, Atchison County, KS, USA
Census[22] 15 APR 1910 203 North Terrace (was N. 1st), Atchison, Atchison County, KS, USA
Occupation[21] 1910 Waggener, Orr, and Challiss, 401½ Commercial, Atchison, Atchison County, KS, USAan attorney
Residence[21] 1910 203 North Terrace (was N. 1st), Atchison, Atchison County, KS, USA
Occupation[23] 1913 Waggener and Challiss, 401½ Commercial, Atchison, Atchison County, KS, USA
Residence[23] 1913 205 North Terrace (was N. 1st), Atchison, Atchison County, KS, USA
Occupation[18] 1917 Waggener, Challiss, DeLacy & Brown, 401½ Commercial, Atchison, Atchison County, KS, USA
Occupation[8][31] FROM 1918 TO 1919 Alumni Association, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Douglas County, KS, USAa president
Census[25] 01 JAN 1920 207 North Terrace (was N. 1st), Atchison, Atchison County, KS, USA
Property[17][24] FROM 17 MAY 1920 TO 21 JUN 1920 203 North Terrace (was N. 1st), Atchison, Atchison County, KS, USAthe old Challiss home to William Dunkel
Occupation[19][20] FROM 1923 TO 1928 Waggener, Challiss, & May, 401½ Commercial, Atchison, Atchison County, KS, USAa lawyer
Occupation[27] 1928 First Congressional District, , , , KS, USAa candidate for congressman
Occupation[26] 1928 Missouri Pacific Railway, , Atchison, Atchison County, KS, USAan attorney
Census[28] 01 APR 1930 277 North Terrace (was N. 1st), Atchison, Atchison County, KS, USA
Other[4][5][40] 1932 Republican Convention, , Chicago, Cook County, IL, USAMisc
Occupation[31] 1933 Kansas State Bar Association, , Topeka, Shawnee County, KS, USAa president
Occupation[31] 1933 Waggener, Orr, and Challiss, 401½ Commercial, Atchison, Atchison County, KS, USAa partner
Occupation[4][5] Commerce Trust Co., , Atchison, Atchison County, KS, USAa director
Occupation[6] Waggener, Challiss & May, 401½ Commercial, Atchison, Atchison County, KS, USAa partner
Other[4][5][41] SEP 1937 Illness
Death[33][1][2] 06 DEC 1937 Atchison, Atchison County, KS, USA
Burial[33][3][34] Mount Vernon Cemetery, 6920 Rawlins Rd, Atchison, Atchison County, KS, USA
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Challiss, Mary Ann; her children. From Maine to Texas. (privately printed, n.p, 1897)
    J. M. Challiss letter May 28, 1897.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Mount Vernon Cemetery, 6920 Rawlins Rd., Atchison, Atchison County, Kansas 66002, 393225N0950835W, Record Type
    James Milbank Challiss tombstone, read by Richard Tonsing, 24 July 1997.
  3. Find A Grave, Record Type: (Internet), Location: PO Box 522107, Salt Lake City, Utah 84152-2107, Url: www.find
    Memorial# 54352147.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Chaky, Rebecca (Rebecca Carol), and Ruth (Ruth Mellenbruch) Martin. Ruth Martin Family Tree 1995: Brown, Challiss, Earhart, Harres, Martin, Mellenbruch, Milbank, Tonsing, Walker. (Friendswood, Texas: Never Done Press, 1995)
    22-45.
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Martin, Ruth Margaret Mellenbruch. Family tree--Challis Harres Martin Tonsing Otis. (Fort Worth, Texas, USA: Paul Martin Tonsing, 1979)
    18-19.
  6. Tonsing, Rev. Dr. Ernest F. Rev. Dr. Ernest F. Tonsing (Topeka, Kansas), by Dr. Ernst F. Tonsing, 29 March 1986. Transcribed 7-12 October. (29 March 1986).
  7. Tonsing, Ruth. Challiss Martin Memory Book, Record Type: collection of newspaper clippings, Location: Atchison, Kansas, Url:. (before 1967)
    64, unidentified Atchison? newspaper, 5 June 1894.
  8. 8.0 8.1 The University of Kansas Alumni Association. The Circle, Record Type: database online, Location: University of Kansas, Url: http:/www.ukans.edu/~kualumni/t. (1998).
  9. Compiler: Paul Gerhardt Tonsing. Tonsing's Atchison Directory, 1936. (Paul Tonsing's Sr. and Jr, Atchison, Kansas, March 1936)
    11.
  10. 1895 Kansas State Census, Record Type: (database online), Url: www.kshs.org/genealogists/census/kansas/census1
    Challiss, J M household, Ward 3, Vol. 12, Page 114.
  11. 11.0 11.1 Tonsing, Ruth. Challiss Martin Memory Book, Record Type: collection of newspaper clippings, Location: Atchison, Kansas, Url:. (before 1967)
    64, Van Hoesen-challiss wedding announcement, 30 April 1895.
  12. Challiss, Mary A.; her children. Woodlawn. (privately printed, 1904)
    122.
  13. 13.0 13.1 13.2 Paul Gerhardt Tonsing (7), Compiler: Paul Gerhardt Tonsing. Seventeenth City and County Directory including Atchison, Effingham, Huron, Lancaster, and Muscotah, Kansas Ta. (Tonsing, Paul G, Atchison, Kansas, 1903)
    79.
  14. Atchison County Kansas Genealogical Society. Combined Standard Atlas of Atchison County Kansas 1887 1903 1925. (Windmill Publications, Inc, Mt. Vernon, Indiana, 2001, Second Date, 1887, 1903, and 1925)
    1903 p. 61.
  15. Atchison County Kansas Genealogical Society. Combined Standard Atlas of Atchison County Kansas 1887 1903 1925. (Windmill Publications, Inc, Mt. Vernon, Indiana, 2001, Second Date, 1887, 1903, and 1925)
    1903 p. 11.
  16. Tonsing, Ruth. Challiss Martin Memory Book, Record Type: collection of newspaper clippings, Location: Atchison, Kansas, Url:. (before 1967)
    4.
  17. 17.0 17.1 1920 to June 4, 1935, Record Type: newspaper clippings, Subject: Ruth Martin Tonsing and relatives
    5, Monday, May 17, 1920.
  18. 18.0 18.1 Paul Gerhardt Tonsing. Twenty-First Directory of Atchison City and County Including Atchison, Huron, Lancaster, Muscotah, Oak Mills a. (Tonsing, Paul G, 500 Commercial St, Atchison, Kansas, 1917)
    50.
  19. 19.0 19.1 City Directory Atchison, Kansas 1923 Including Atchison County Directory Classified Directory Street Directory. (Dunham Directory Company, Springfield, Missouri, 1923)
    28.
  20. 20.0 20.1 Paul Gerhardt Tonsing. City Directory of Heads of Families and Business, Professional, Religious and Educational Institutions Arrange. (Tonsing, Paul G.; Twins, 500 Commercial St, Atchison, Kansas, 1928)
    17.
  21. 21.0 21.1 Paul Gerhardt Tonsing. Nineteenth Directory of Atchison City and County Including Atchison, Effingham, Huron, Lancaster, and Muscotah. (Tonsing, Paul G, 500 Commercial St, Atchison, Kansas, 1910)
    54.
  22. United States. 1910 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Atchison County, Kansas, National Archives and Records Ad. (1910)
    ED 3 p. 14A.
  23. 23.0 23.1 23.2 Paul Gerhardt Tonsing (7), Compiler: Paul Gerhardt Tonsing. Twentieth Directory of Atchison City and County including Atchison, Huron, Lancaster, and Muscotah, Kansas a C. (Tonsing, Paul G, Atchison, Kansas, 1913)
    132.
  24. 1920 to June 4, 1935, Record Type: newspaper clippings, Subject: Ruth Martin Tonsing and relatives
    5, Monday, June 21, 1920.
  25. United States. 1920 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Atchison County, Kansas, National Archives and Records Ad. (1920)
    ED 3 p. 11A 3/8.
  26. 1920 to June 4, 1935, Record Type: newspaper clippings, Subject: Ruth Martin Tonsing and relatives
    111, Thursday, January 26, 1928.
  27. Tonsing, Ruth. Challiss Martin Memory Book, Record Type: collection of newspaper clippings, Location: Atchison, Kansas, Url:. (before 1967)
    89, unidentified newspaper, "Opens Campaign".
  28. United States. 1930 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Atchison County, Kansas, National Archives and Records Ad. (1930)
    Challiss, James, ED 2, page 12B, dwelling 477, household 550.
  29.   Unknown Newspaper Clipping, Location: Atchison, Kansas
    miscellaneous newspaper clipping.
  30. 30.0 30.1 30.2 Tonsing, Ruth. Challiss Martin Memory Book, Record Type: collection of newspaper clippings, Location: Atchison, Kansas, Url:. (before 1967)
    63-64, unidentified Atchison? newspaper, 1902, "James M. Challiss".
  31. 31.0 31.1 31.2 31.3 31.4 31.5 Tonsing, Ruth. Challiss Martin Memory Book, Record Type: collection of newspaper clippings, Location: Atchison, Kansas, Url:. (before 1967)
    98, unidentified newspaper, May 29th, 1933, "Bar Honor to J. M. Challiss--Atchison Attorney is Elected President of Kansas Association".
  32. 32.0 32.1 United States. 1900 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Atchison County, Kansas, National Archives and Records Ad. (1900)
    James M. Challiss household, Shannon Twp., ED 19, SD 1, p. 18, dwelling 298, family 301.
  33. 33.0 33.1 Ford, Don. Cemetery Inscriptions Atchison County, Kansas. (Heritage Books, Inc, Bowie, Maryland, 1987)
    61.
  34. R68-BL104-BK3
  35. AB and law
  36. an attorney
  37. owned 5 acres in Township 6 South Range 20 East Section 11
  38.   the old Challiss home to William Dunkel
  39.   a lawyer
  40. a delegate
  41. cancer