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Iram James

Male 1863 - 1939  (75 years)


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  • Name Iram James 
    Born 26 Apr 1863  Castle Hill, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Article 12 Jan 1901 


    • Iram and his family emigrated to the USA and landed in San Francisco, California on 12 January 1901, having benn asked to go there by Mrs Ellen G White.

      Iram and his wife Christian became Seventh-Day Adventist during the time that Ellen White was in Australia. Due to financial conditions at the time and the fact that he wouldn't work on the Sabbath, they lost their farm. They went to live in Cooranbong, NSW and almost starved. According to Arthur L White's book "Ellen G White: The Australian Years", "They had nothing to feed their four children but wild berries", p.330. When Mrs White moved back to the USA the James family went with her
    Died 10 Apr 1939  Eureka, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1667  Mote/McInnes
    Last Modified 3 Oct 2004 

    Father John Robert James,   b. 10 Oct 1816, Windsor, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Jan 1897, Castle Hill, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Florella Brien,   b. 26 Sep 1819, Seven Hills, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1909, Kellyville, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 04 Apr 1836  St John's Church of England, Parramatta, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F29  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Christina Kurtz 
    Married 20 Apr 1887  Mudgee, NSW, Australia, -32.5905208,149.5887613 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Adolphus S James,   b. 1888
     2. Winifred R James,   b. 1890
     3. Elva V James,   b. 1894
     4. Ellis F James,   b. 1897
    Last Modified 17 Mar 2018 
    Family ID F851  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Apr 1863 - Castle Hill, NSW, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Apr 1939 - Eureka, California, USA Link to Google Earth
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