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James Wilson Lam
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Birth: Jun. 23, 1851
Muhlenberg County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Feb. 18, 1930
Junction City
Boyle County
Kentucky, USA

Obituary dated 19 Feb 1930, p. 7
J.W. Lam, Veteran Coal Operator Dies at Age 80
Greenville, KY, February 18. Mrs. Hubert Meredith received word today of the death of her father, J.W. Lam, 80 years old, at Junction City, KY. Mr. Lam was formerly one of the best known coal operators in Western Kentucky, operating the Hillside and Oakland mines. He disposed of his mining property in this county about 10 years ago and moved to Eastern Kentucky. Mr. Lam is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Meredith and Mrs. Eula Lam Roark. 
 
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 Parents:
  Elijah Lam (1822 - 1892)
  Martha G. Lam (1818 - 1905)
 
 Spouse:
  Nancy Jane Eades Lam (1846 - 1926)*
 
 Children:
  Eula Margaret Lam Roark (1878 - 1970)*
  Mayme Elizabeth Lam Meredith (1885 - 1956)*
 
 Siblings:
  J R Lam (1848 - 1863)*
  William Thomas Lam (1849 - 1897)*
  James Wilson Lam (1851 - 1930)
  Peter Sylvanus Lam (1853 - 1892)*
  M F Lam (1856 - 1858)*
  Sarah M. Lam Fentress (1859 - 1927)*
  Daniel B. Lam (1860 - 1916)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
Greenville
Muhlenberg County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Dorann Lam
Record added: Sep 01, 2010
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James Wilson Lam
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James Wilson Lam
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James Wilson Lam
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- Don and Dorann Lam
 Added: Nov. 30, 2010
 
 
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