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Encyclopedia > James White

James White is a name shared by a number of notable men:


In the military

James White (August 8, 1747 – August 14, 1821) was an American pioneer and soldier who founded Knoxville, Tennessee. ... Captain James Butler White, DFC (July 7, 1893 - January 2, 1972) was a World War I Royal Naval Air Service flying ace. ...

In politics

  • James White (politician) (1749–1809), member of United States Congress
  • James White (English politician) (1809–1883), MP for Plymouth 1857–1859 and Brighton 1860–1874
  • James B. White (1835-1897), a U.S. Representative from Indiana
  • James Bamford White (1842-1941), a U.S. Representative from Kentucky
  • James White (Scottish politician) (born 1922), MP for Glasgow Pollok 1970–1987
  • James G. White (born 1962), U.S. politician, Christian minister, recording artist, AKA "Ghetto Priest"

James White (June 16, 1749– October 1809) was an American physician, lawyer, and politician. ... James Bain White (June 26, 1835 - October 9, 1897) was a U.S. Representative from Indiana. ... James Bamford White (June 6, 1842 - March 25, 1931) was a U.S. Representative from Kentucky. ... For other persons named James White, see James White (disambiguation). ... The Reverend Dr. James G. White was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1962. ...

In religion

James Springer White (August 4, 1821, Palmyra, Maine - August 6, 1881, Battle Creek, Michigan), also known as Elder White was a co-founder of the Seventh-day Adventist Church and husband of Ellen G. White. ... Ellen Gould White (née Harmon) (November 26, 1827 – July 16, 1915) born to Robert and Eunice Harmon, was a Christian American leader whose prophetic ministry was instrumental in founding the Sabbatarian Adventist movement that led to the rise of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. ... James Emery White begins tenure as president of Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary effective July 1, 2006, succeeding Dr. Walter C. Kaiser, Jr. ... Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary (GCTS) is an interdenominational evangelical theological seminary in the United States. ... James R. White (born 1962) is the director of Alpha and Omega Ministries, a Christian apologetics organization based in Phoenix, Arizona. ...

In athletics

Deacon White (December 7, 1847 - July 7, 1939), born James Laurie White, was an American professional baseball player in the National Association and Major League Baseball. ... White, outside of Conseco Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana in August, 2006. ... High marking is a key skill and spectator attribute of Australian rules football Precise field and goal kicking using the oval shaped ball is the key skill in Australian rules football Australian rules football, also known as Australian football, Aussie rules, or simply football or footy is a code of... James C. Duck White (Born: October 26, 1953, in Hot Springs, Arkansas) is a former National Football League defensive/nose tackle who played from 1976 to 1983 for the Minnesota Vikings. ... City Minneapolis, Minnesota Other nicknames The Vikes, The Purple People Eaters Team colors Purple, Gold, and White Head Coach Brad Childress Owner Zygi Wilf General manager Rob Brzezinski Fight song Skol, Vikings Mascot Ragnar League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1961–present) Western Conference (1961-1969) Central Division (1967-1969... The Minnesota State Highschool Cross Country Meet A cross country race in Seaside, Oregon. ... James Jimmy Warren White, MBE (born 2 May 1962) is an English professional snooker player. ...

In the arts

  • James White (writer and translator) (d.1799)
  • James White (sculptor) (1861–1918) English-born sculptor, emigrated to Australia
  • James White (author) (1928–1999), author of science fiction novellas, short stories and novels
  • James Chance (born 1953), New York jazz-funk no wave musician, aka James White, aka James Black
  • James White (graphic designer) (b.1986)
  • James (Sunny Jim) White Singer, songwriter

James White (d. ... James White (2 December 1861 – 14 July 1918) was an Australian sculptor, winner of the Wynne Prize in 1902. ... James White (April 7, 1928 - August 23, 1999) was a prolific Northern Irish author of science fiction novellas, short stories, and novels. ... James Chance aka James White aka James Black, born James Siegfried in Milwaukee, is a No Wave saxophonist who has been playing a combination of improvisational jazz-like music and punk in the New York music scene since the late 1970s, in such bands as Teenage Jesus & the Jerks, James... James “Sunny Jim” White Singer/Songwriter with the Tropical Touch James “Sunny Jim” White spent more than a decade living and working in the Cayman Islands, and this experience gave him plenty of material for original songs. ...


  Results from FactBites:
Alpha and Omega Ministries, The Christian Apologetics Ministry of James R. White (4243 words)
Last month James informed us that Sandra Tanner was scheduled to be on the Bible Answer Man. Her appearance was reschedule for this week and Sandra was on BAM Tuesday (10/16) and Wednesday (10/17).
White is so fond of bringing into the picture.
James White gives a 27-minute presentation of the faith for those without any knowledge of Christianity.
TN Encyclopedia: FORT JAMES WHITE (568 words)
Fort James White, or James White Fort, was established in 1786 and became the nucleus of modern-day Knoxville.
General James White (1747-1821) traveled to the wilderness of East Tennessee from Iredell County, North Carolina, in 1785, settling with his wife Mary Lawson and five children on a one-thousand-acre tract near the junction of the French Broad and Holston Rivers.
The White family established a second farm away from the fort, and the principal house was later incorporated as an ell into the brick residence of James Kennedy Jr.
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