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James Stuart Douglas

miner , banker.

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.

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