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Name: ANGUS, James

Birth Date: 1882 West Derby, Lancs., bapt. 7 May

Death Date: 30 May 1925 Nairobi, abscess on his heart

First Date: 1912

Last Date: 1924

Profession: First manager of East African Power & Lighting and responsible for construction of dam at Ruiru

Area: Nairobi

Married: In Preston 15 Apr 1911 Mary Louise Harling b. 1877 Wolverhampton

Children: James; Mary Jean (1913 twins, Rowsley, Derbyshire)

Book Reference: Gillett, KAD, Red 22, Gazette, Leader14

General Information:

Red 22 - J. Angus, c/o Electric Light Co., Nairobi
Gazette - 7/4/15 - Liable for Jury service, Kiambu - J. Angus, Power Station, Ruiru
Gazette 21/1/1920 - Dissolution of partnership between Donald Eric Lyddon, Arthur Edward Knowles, O.H. Whittingham, Marriot Roy Ward, John Steel and James Angus under the name or style of Mukawa Fibre Lands. Donald Eric Lyddon carries on the business with others.
Gazette - 12/11/1919 - Register of Voters - Nairobi, North Area - James Angus - Electrical Engineer near Ngara Road
Gazette - 10/6/1925 - Probate and Administration - James Angus late of Nairobi who died at Nairobi on 30 May 1925. Applied for by Mary Louise Angus
Arrived with wife and 3 month old twins

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