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James Murray Shackford
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Birth: Feb. 18, 1852
Rockingham County
New Hampshire, USA
Death: Sep. 14, 1928
Lackawanna County
Pennsylvania, USA

James Murray Shackford was the son of John Edward Shackford and Mary Astru (Harris) Shackford.

He was a mechanical engineer for the Chicago and Alton railroad for 18 years, while living in Bloomington, IL and Chicago, IL. Later he was mechanical engineer and chief draughtsman of the Car Department of the Delaware, Lackawanna and Western RR for 24 years while living in Scranton, PA. He was an Odd Fellow during the first Uber Grand of Lodge 400, Bloomington IL. Was President of Milhauers Memorial Library, Bloomington, IL. He was member of Chicago Sons of Revolution and later transferred to Scranton, PA Chapter. He was a member of Master Car Builders Association, President of Kryathour Club of Bloomington, IL and the Chamber of Commerce and other organizations in Scranton, PA. He was a faithful member of the Episcopal Church during his life. He attended Berwick Academy, Berwick, Maine, Exeter Academy, Exeter, NH; Cornell University, 1876; Member, Chi-Phi Fraternity at Cornell.

Family links: 
  John Ellis Shackford (1825 - 1873)
  Mary Aston Harris Shackford (1825 - 1854)
  Mary Farrell Shackford (1857 - 1894)
  Binie Hatch Shackford (1862 - 1936)*
  Daniel R Shackford (1885 - 1926)*
  Charles Albert Shackford (1848 - 1903)*
  Helen Louise Shackford (1851 - 1854)*
  James Murray Shackford (1852 - 1928)
  Helen Augusta Shackford Abbot (1861 - 1927)**
  Frances Elizabeth Shackford Breckenridge (1862 - 1946)**
*Calculated relationship
Greenwood Cemetery
Macon County
Illinois, USA
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Record added: Jan 23, 2010
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James Murray Shackford
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James Murray Shackford
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James Murray Shackford
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