James A Granier

Feb 8 1914 - Jul 24 1944

James Granier was born Feb 8 1914 in Havre Montana. He attended Havre High School, during high school he played the violin, acted in the senior class play "The Boomerang", played football for the high school team. He graduated Havre High School in 1931 and then attended Northern Montana College.

He is listed as one of the authors of "A Bibliography of Latin-American Bibliographies" by C K Jones and James A Granier, reviewed in "The Hispanic American Historical Review" Vol 23, No. 3 (Aug 1943), pp. 530-531

He is listed in "The Library of Congress: The Art and Architectre of Thomas Jefferson" by John Young Cole, Henry Hope Reed, and Herbert Small, on Page 108 in the "Handbook of the New Library of Congress" chapter by Herbert Small, as having given his life for his country.

James Granier information from internet

Havre High School

From the January 24 1928 issue of the Havre Daily News Promoter (Havre Montana

Christofo Colombo Society has Banquet

The society of Christofo Colombo No. 4 had a banquet last night at the I.O.O.F. hall. The banquet was served by Angelo Papillo and Paul Mazzini.  Musical selections were given by Miss Carmela Granier on the piano, James Granier, violin, and Frank Mutto, accordion.

  Louis Granier, ex-president, gave a talk…

 James' father Louis Granier was a director of the Homebuilders Investment Company in 1926

 In 1930 James was in the Senior Class play “The Boomerang”

In 1930 he played football for the Havre High School team as reported in the Havre Daily News Dec 1930


James Albert Granier engagement 1939 to Lucille Loughridge Majure of Newton Mississippi, they were married September  16 1939




1920 Census

Louis Granier  35

Antonetta Granier  31

Carmar Granier    11

Janie Granier    7      James

Frank Granier  4 9/12


1930 Census

Louis Granieri  46   Grocery Merchant

Antoinette Granieri  42

Carmila Granieri  21

James Granieri  16

Frank Granieri  14  22 mar 1916 died 18 Nov 1952 517-16-1106

Nicolena Granieri 8