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James Foulis, Jr
Birth: Aug. 22, 1871
Saint Andrews
Fife, Scotland
Death: Mar. 3, 1928

Professional Golfer. He won the second United States Open tournament in 1896. He and his brother David invented the bramble patterning for the new rubber-cored golf ball and developed a club called the "Mashie-Niblick", known today as the seven iron. In addition he designed many of the first golf courses in the midwestern United States. (bio by: Douglas Kirk Sorensen) 
 
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 Parents:
  James Foulis (1841 - 1925)
  Helen Ann Jamieson Foulis (1847 - 1928)
 
 Siblings:
  David Foulis (1868 - 1950)*
  John J. Foulis (1869 - 1907)*
  James Foulis (1871 - 1928)
  Robert Foulis (1873 - 1945)*
  Annie M. Foulis (1876 - 1963)*
  Maggie Foulis (1881 - 1885)*
  Simpson Jamieson Foulis (1884 - 1951)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
U.S. Open Golf Champion 1896
Professional at Chicago Golf Club Wheaton, Il.
Won at Shinnecock Hills G.C.
Southampton, New York
78-74 152
 
Burial:
Wheaton Cemetery
Wheaton
DuPage County
Illinois, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Douglas Kirk Sorensen
Record added: Aug 12, 2009
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