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Name: ELDER, James H. C.

Birth Date: 1870

Death Date: 1948 Gloucester

Nationality: Australian

First Date: 1903

Profession: Farm worker

Area: Fort Hall

Book Reference: Kenya Diary, North, Curtis, Gazette

General Information:

North - Land Grant application 21/12/1903 Kikuyu Road, not granted; at Fort Hall 25/2/1904, April 1905; Punda Milia near Fort Hall Dec 1905
Curtis - p. 57 - 'Makuyu' - The Story of Punda Milia - ' ......... In August 1904 the three of us started off for our new home. Cam had engaged a man named Elder just to live on the farm and build some grass huts for us.
Gazette - 15/1/1906 - Bird Licence issued 24/11/1905 - H.C. Elder
Kenya Diary - Feb. 1904 - an Australian who has taken up land near Fort Hall and has ingratiated himself with Hinde. He has been given the contract for the disposal of all captured stock on a commission basis. (Irryeni expedition)
He seemed to be a DO in Lagos in 1921 (Passenger list)
 

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