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James Russell Ayres
(1819-1889)

 

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Eliza Marshall

James Russell Ayres

  • Born: 20 Sep 1819, Pound Ridge NY
  • Marriage: Eliza Marshall on 8 Oct 1840 in Waterbury CT
  • Died: 17 Feb 1889, Waterbury CT

  General notes:

Jeweler and watchmaker

  Events in his life were:

  • Apprenticed abt 1837 in Bedford NY.
  • He worked in 1840 as a jeweler and watchmaker in Stamford CT
  • He worked from 1841 to 1848 as a jeweler and watchmaker in Peekskill NY
  • He worked from circa 1849 to 1872 as a jeweler and watchmaker in Waterbury CT
  • He appeared on the 1850 census taken at Waterbury CT, listed as a jeweler.
  • Advertised in the Bangor Daily Whig and Courier (Bangor ME), 18 May 1861, as part of a group endorsement of the Waltham Watch Company.

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  • Envelope cameo, c 1870
    Private Collection
  • He appeared on the 1870 census taken at Waterbury CT, listed as a jeweler and watchmaker.

James married Eliza Marshall on 8 Oct 1840 in Waterbury CT.




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