Belford, James Burns

James Burns Belford, detail
Life span
09/28/1837—01/10/1910
Dickinson Connection:
Class of 1859

Life Summary

Full name
  James Burns Belford
Place of Birth
Burial Place
Birth Date Certainty
  Exact
Death Date Certainty
  Exact
Gender
  Male
Race
  White
Sectional choice
  North
Origins
  Free State
No. of Spouses
  1
Family
 
Samuel Belford (father), Eliza Belford (mother), Frances C. McEwers (wife, 1860)
Education
  Dickinson (Carlisle College)
Occupation
  Politician
  Attorney or Judge
Relation to Slavery
  White non-slaveholder
Political Parties
  Republican
Other Affiliations
  Masons
Government
  Grant Administration (1869-77)
  US House of Representatives
  State legislature
  State supreme court

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