Brown Date Garden
Family-owned date farm in Southern California, with retail mail orders to U.S. addresses
Southern California AIHA; industrial hygiene professionals
William Beaumont Family
Genealogy includes Dr. William Beaumont, first U.S. physiologist.
Border Clan Scott
History for 29 generations (nine centuries) of Scotts. Family includes poet and novelist Sir Walter Scott.
Each week, we highlight a historic or famous person named James. This week's famous James is:
|James "Dutch" Howard Kindelberger
(born May 8, 1895 - died July 27, 1962) American aeronautical designer and industrialist. Became a U.S. Air Service pilot in World War I. Became Chief Draftsman for the Martin Company in 1918. Joined the Douglas Aircraft Company in 1925 and developed the designs that would lead to the DC-3. Became President of North American Aviation; during World War II, their planes included the T-6 trainers, the P-51 Mustang fighter, and the B-25 Mitchell light bomber. In the post-war era, North American helped produce the Apollo spacecraft and rocket engines that carried man to the moon.
The name "James" is the English equivalent of Jacob; the first Jacob in the Bible was the patriarch of the 12 tribes of Israel. "James" is consistently among the most popular names for boys in the U.S.
Plural form of James: According to the Carnegie Mellon Style Guide, "Form plurals of family names that end in 's' by adding 'es.' Right: The Jameses live in Edgewood." See also StackExchange.com.
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