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James Oldford

Birthdate: (82)
Death: 1922 (78-86)
Immediate Family:

Son of John Morris Oldford, Sr. and Elizabeth Chaney Oldford
Husband of Jane Oldford and Mary Oldford
Father of Alexandra Eugenie Oldford; Charles Ackman Oldford; Duncan Oldford; Annie Oldford; Irene Strange and 2 others
Brother of Flora Brown; Joseph Oldford; John Ellis Oldford, Jr.; Hezekiah Oldford; Mary Jane Holloway and 5 others

Occupation: The 1894 Musgravetown census lists James as "fisherman."
Managed by: Sherri-Lee O'Muir
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About James Oldford

Source Information:

--- Methodist marriage records

James, residence in Bonavista, married Jane Saint of Bonavista, Nov. 5, 1863 in Bonavista. She died one year later.

James, residence in Musgravetown, married Mary Saint of Bonavista, Nov. 9, 1866 in Bonavista.

--- Barry Brunner

James had 4 wives:

- Jane Saint

- Mary Saint (possibly had 8 children)

- Rebecca Butler, they had no children.

- Amelia Perry, they had 5 sons and 1 daughter. Amelia lived in Arthur Daniel and Ella Victoria's house in Musgravetown after they moved to Alberta. Grandson of James and Amelia: Les Oldford, of Red Deer, Alberta

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James Oldford's Timeline

September 19, 1869
Age 29
Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
November 20, 1871
Age 31
Musgravetown, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Age 33
September 13, 1878
Age 38
Musgravetown, Division No. 7, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Age 82