Biography of James Dorman
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Dorman, James, born in Seneca, Jefferson County, in 1824, was the son of Alanson and Eleanor Dorman, and the seventh of their thirteen children. He was reared on a farm, and at the age of twenty-one he started out to make his own way in life. He went west to Wisconsin and Iowa, locating in the latter State, but he soon returned and went to work by the month. In 1864 he came to Benton and bought the old Foster Watson farm, where he has since resided. On January 13, 1859, Mr. Dorman married Maria, daughter of Charles Ayres of Benton. They have two children, Mary J. and Dennie M., both living at home.

From:
History of Yates County, N. Y.
with illustrations and biographical sketches
of some of its prominent men and pioneers.
Edited by: Lewis Cass Aldrich
D. Mason & Co., Publishers
Syracuse, N. Y. 1892


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