John S Fraser

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John S Fraser was born in Scotland in 1845. In 1871 he was lodging with Charles Beresford in Edmund St., Blaenau Ffestiniog and was a Station Master at Duffws between 1871 & 1874.

In January 1872 he was thought worthy of another £20 a year - quite a reasonable sum at the time and this was important enough to appear in the minutes of a Company Board meeting. However, he was later thought unsatisfactory and sacked in August 1877. This comes from Board minutes.

After leaving the Company he appears to have become a clerk in Liverpool.

Census Entry for 1871[edit]

For the full name of: John S Fraser
An entry has been found for this person at Edmund Street, Blaenau Ffestiniog
where the age is recorded as: 26
where the year of birth is recorded as: 1845, in Scotland
The occupation given is: Station Master


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