James was born about 1887, the son of unknown parents. The place is not known.
His wife was Nan Mackie, who he married in 1923. The place has not been found. Their only known child was Dorothy (c1924-?).
!Source: http://www.jaap.fsnet.co.uk/Webnew/Jaapwebnew.html The Jaap family tree. Entries: 2488, Updated: Sun Feb 29 09:17:00 2004, Contact: John Jaap