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Tarter, James E., 1857-1921


Biographical Note

James Ephraim Tarter was born to Elijah Tarter and Catherine (Baker) Tarter in Wythe County, Virginia, on March 14, 1857. He married Letitia Virginia "Lettie" Gose in Wythe County on December 28, 1882, and they had at least 10 children. Tarter worked as a doctor in Southwest Virginia in the late 1800s and early 1900s. He was a member of the Southern Medical Association. He died in Wytheville on May 31, 1921.


United State Censuses, 1900, 1910

"James E. Tarter", Virginia, U.S., Marriage Registers, 1853-1935. Wythe County, 1882. Database.

Dr James E. Tarter. FindAGrave.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

James Tarter Ledgers

Identifier: Ms-2022-061

This collection contains financial documents, personal records, and ephemera related to the medical practice of Dr. James E. Tarter of Wytheville, Virginia, from about 1879 to 1941.

Dates: 1879 - 1941