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Name: DEWHURST, James

Nee: possibly father of Robert Dewhurst

Birth Date: 1837 ?Blackburn ?Ramsbottom

Death Date: 30.10.1913 Nairobi, cardiac failure

First Date: 1907

Last Date: 1913

Profession: Farmed in the highlands of EA until he died.

Area: Highlands of EA

Married: Nini Pilkington

Children: ?Robert

Book Reference: Gillett, Hut, Wolseley-Lewis, Barnes, Red Book 1912

General Information:

Wolseley-Lewis - Naivasha - Jim and Nini Dewhurst bought the Harvey's farm. He was a Colonel in a tank regiment, a red faced aggressive man typical of that rank. She was a Pilkington of glass fame and he called her 'Mouse'. The Dewhursts later sold to Bobby Hornsby-Wright.
Barnes - Nairobi South Cemetery - James Dewhurst, d and buried 30 Oct 1913
Red Book 1912 - J. Dewhurst - Nairobi
Hut has Col. J. Dewhurst at Sabukia married to Nini Pilkington

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