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James Stuart Douglas

James Stuart Douglas, Canadian miner, banker. Decorated Chevalier Legion. d’Honneur (France). Club: Cercle Interallie (Paris).

Background

  • Douglas, James Stuart was born on June 19, 1868 in Megantic Township, Quebec, Canada. Son of James and Naomi (Douglas) Douglas.

  • Education

    • Educational public schools.

    Career

    • Assayer for Copper Queen mine, Arizona, 1891-1892. Time-keeper and assayer Senator mine of the Commercial Mining Company, Prescott, Arizona, 1892-1894, assayer, bookkeeper and supt, 1892-1894, superintendent Big Bug Smelter, 1896-1899. Superintendent Piacho mine, Sonora, Mexico, 1900.

      Superintendent Moctezuma Copper Company, 1901-1909. Became president Bank of Douglas, 1909. President United Verde Extension Mining Company.

      Vice president and general manager Cananea Cons. Copper Company, 1913-1914.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Club: Cercle Interallie (Paris).

    Connections

    • Married Josephine Leah Williams, November 11, 1891. Children: Lewis W., James.
    • father: James Douglas
    • mother: Naomi (Douglas) Douglas
    • spouse: Josephine Leah Williams
    • children: Lewis W. Douglas
    • James Douglas
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    Born June 19, 1868
    Died January 2, 1949
    (aged 80)
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