Brown Date Garden
Family-owned date farm in Southern California, with retail mail orders to U.S. addresses
Southern California AIHA; industrial hygiene professionals
William Beaumont Family
Genealogy includes Dr. William Beaumont, first U.S. physiologist.
Border Clan Scott
History for 29 generations (nine centuries) of Scotts. Family includes poet and novelist Sir Walter Scott.
Each week, we highlight a historic or famous person named James. This week's famous James is:
(born February 6, 1870 - died November 27, 1950) Scottish professional golfer and course designer. He began playing golf at age four, and won a tournament at age eight. Braid won his first Open in 1901, and by 1910 he became the first person to win the event five times (he was runner-up three times in that period). As a founder of the Professional Golfers' Association (PGA) and later its president, he helped lay the foundation of today's professional game. Braid designed or remodeled more than 200 courses in England, Scotland, Ireland, and Wales, including Carnoustie and the King's and Queen's courses at Gleneagles.
The name "James" is the English equivalent of Jacob; the first Jacob in the Bible was the patriarch of the 12 tribes of Israel. "James" is consistently among the most popular names for boys in the U.S.
Plural form of James: According to the Carnegie Mellon Style Guide, "Form plurals of family names that end in 's' by adding 'es.' Right: The Jameses live in Edgewood." See also StackExchange.com.
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