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James Foulis, Jr
Birth: Aug. 22, 1871
Saint Andrews
Fife, Scotland
Death: Mar. 3, 1928
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA

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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