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James B. Belford

James B. Belford, American jurist. member Congress, 1877-1887.

Background

  • Belford, James B. was born on September 28, 1837 in Lewistown, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Samuel and Eliza Belford.

  • Education

    • Educated Dickinson College, Pennsylvania.

    Career

    • Studied law, and admitted to the bar, 1858. Judge Superior Court, Colorado, 1870-1875. Member Congress, 1877-1887.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member Congress, 1877-1887.

    Connections

    • Married Frances McEwen, 1869.
    • father: Samuel Belford
    • mother: Eliza Belford
    • spouse: Frances McEwen
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    Born September 28, 1837
    Died 1910
    (aged 72)
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