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Memorable Manitobans: Henry James (1837-?)

Stipendiary police magistrate.

Born England, 1837, son of Daniel and Elizabeth James. Educated Isle of Wight, England. Commenced career as usher in school, Isle of Wight, 1856. Came to Canada, 1869; farmed in Brandon district. Honourary secretary, Brandon General Hospital. Auditor to Western Judicial District Board. Married to Sarah Wellband, Brandon, 1895; has two sons and one daughter. Conservative; Protestant. Address: Brandon, Manitoba.

Sources:

Who’s Who in Western Canada: A Biographical Dictionary of Notable Living Men and Women of Western Canada, Volume 1, edited by C. W. Parker, Vancouver: Canadian Press Association, 1911.

Page revised: 14 October 2008

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