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Samuel Fair
(1830-1907)
Mary Jane Hartsough
(1832-1903)
James Henry Ault
(1825-1860)
Lucy Ann (Susanna) Larrow
(1824-1897)
Albert R. Fair
(1854-1894)
Laura Rebecca Ault
(1856-1926)

James Albert Fair
(1888-1974)

 

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Emma Lederer

James Albert Fair

  • Born: 7 Apr 1888, McConnell, Waddams Township, Stephenson County, Illinois
  • Marriage: Emma Lederer in 1922 in San Bernardino County, California
  • Died: 12 Oct 1974, Redlands, San Bernardino County, California at age 86
  • Buried: 15 Oct 1974, Hillside Memorial Park, Redlands, San Bernardino County, California
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Census, 1900, Illinois, Stephenson County, Waddams Township, Roll 346 Book 2, Page 188a. Age 12 yrs.

Census, 1910, California, San Bernardino County, Redlands Township, District 107, Image 11 of 22. Age 22 yrs., single, salesman, grocery.

Voter Registration, 1916, California Voter Registration Index, Los Angeles City, Los Angeles County, Precinct No. 176. Fair, James A. clk, 1372 Wall st, R

WWI Draft Registration, 5 Jun 1917, California, Kern County, Taft Township.
Name: James A. Fair
Age: 28 yrs.
Home address: 427 Lucard, Taft, California
Date of birth: April 7, 1888
You are: Natural Born
Where were your born? McConnell, Ill.
Present trade: Shipping Clerk
By whom employed? California Market
Where employed? Taft
Have you a father, mother, wife, child under 12, or a sister or brother under 12 solely dependent on you for support (specify which)? Mother
Married or single? Single
Race: Caucasian
Tall, medium, or short? Medium
Slender, medium, or stout? Medium
Color of eyes? Blue
Color of hair? Brown
Bald? Yes
Has person lost arm, let, hand, feet, or both eyes, or is he otherwise disabled? No

Census, 1920, California, Kern County, Taft Township, District 112, Image 31 of 67. 319 4th St, Taft, CA 93268
Age 31 yrs., single, Rotary Helper, Oil Field.

Voter Registration, 1920-1922, California Voter Registration, Kern County, Taft No. 5. Fair, James A. - Oil Worker.... Box 1112, Taft, Republican

Voter Registration, 1924, California Voter Registration, Los Angeles County, Redondo Beach City Precinct No. 13. Fair, James A, oil wrkr, 112 1/2 S Juanita av, R

Voter Registration, 1928-1930, California Voter Registration, San Bernardino County, Mentone Precinct. Fair, James A. .... Rancher, Crafton Ave., Redlands, r.R. 1, Box 293A... Republican

Census, 1930, California, San Bernardino County, Redlands Township, Image 12 of 26. Age 42 yrs., age of first marriage 34 yrs., farmer, farm.
168 Crafton Avenue, Redlands, CA 92374-4244

Voter Registration, 1932, California Voter Registration, San Bernardino County, Crafton Precinct. Fair, James A. ....Rancher, Crafton Ave., Mentone P.O., R.F.D.. Republican

Voter Registration, 1936, California Voter Registration, San Bernardino County, Crafton Precinct. Fair, James A..... Rancher, Crafton Ave., P.O. Mentone, R.F.D... Repuclican

Voter Registration, 1938, California Voter Registration, San Bernardino County Crafton Precinct. Fair, james A. ...Rancher, Crafton Ave., P.O. Mentone R.F.D. ...Republican

Voter Registration, 1940, California Voter Registration, San Bernardino County, Redlands Precinct No. 16. Fair, James A..... Orange Grower, 407 Brookside Ave.... Republican

Census, 1940, California, San Bernardino County, Redlands Township, Mentone, Image 24 of 28. Age 52 yrs., shipping clerk, orange industry.

Voter Registration, 1944, California Voter Registration, San Bernardino County, Redlands Precinct No. 17. Fair, James A. ... Orange Grower, 407 Brookside Ave. ... Republican

Voter Registration, 1948, California Voter Registration, San Bernardino County, Redlands Precinct No. 18. Fair, James A. - 407 Brookside Ave... Rep

Voter Registration, 1952, California Voter Registration, San Bernardino County, Redlands Precinct No. 19. Fair, James A, 826 Brookside av, R

Voter Registration, 1956, California Voter Registration, San Bernardino County, Redlands Township. Fair, James A. .. 826 Brookside Ave... Redlands..... R

Voter Registration, 1958, California Voter Registration, San Bernardino County, Redlands Township. Fair, James A......826 Brookside Ave .... Redlands.... R

Obituary: Redlands Daily Facts, 14 Oct 1974, Redlands, San Bernardino County, California. Retired orange grower James A. Fair, 327 Fountain avenue, a resident of Redlands and active in civic affairs since 1926, died here Saturday morning at the age of 86 after a long illness.
For his many contributions to his church, the YMCA and the Elks Lodge, Mr. Fair was honroed at a special "This is Your Life" program in 1958.
He was a member of the Elks since 1912, an active supporter of the Redlands YMCA which recognized Mr. Fair as high man in its membership campaigns for four consecutive years, and a former member of the board of trustees at First Presbyterian church.
Born in Illinois, Mr. Fair came to this area in 1926 with his wife, the former Emma Lederer. They first settled in Crafton when Mr. Fair was with the Crafton Mutual Packing House. Moving to Redlands, the Fair home was for many years at 826 Brookside avenue.
He leaves his wife, Emma; and two daughters, Lois (Mrs. Herbert B.) Wilson of Tuscon, Arizona, and marilyn Jean (Mrs. George W.) Burchill of Coronado.
Private graveside services will be conducted tomorrow at Hillside Memorial Park with officers of the Redlands Elks lodge officiating. F. Arthur Cortner Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
The family suggests that friends who wish may make memorial contributions in Mr. Fair's name to The Arthritis Foundation, 3646 Ninth street, Riverside, Ca. 92501.

Death Records, 12 Oct 1974. Name: James A Fair
Social Security #: 548090854
Sex: MALE
Birth Date: 7 Apr 1888
Birthplace: Illinois
Death Date: 12 Oct 1974
Death Place: San Bernardino
Usual Residence: 327 Fountain, Redlands, San Bernardino County, California
Last Occupation: Grower
Kind of Industry: Citrus


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James married Emma Lederer, daughter of Leopold Lederer and Mary Drucker, in 1922 in San Bernardino County, California. (Emma Lederer was born on 9 Jan 1896 in San Bernardino County, California, died on 13 Mar 1983 in San Bernardino, San Bernardino County, California and was buried on 15 Mar 1983 in Hillside Memorial Park, Redlands, San Bernardino County, California.)



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