James Gemmel MUIR
James was born at East Calder in Scotland.
The family emigrated to Wellington in 1873.
He married Annie Boon (born at London, England in 1870) at Wellington in 1895.
They had three sons. All three, James W, Leslie & Jack, served in WW1.
James was a carpenter in Wellington. The family moved to Levin around 1905, where he remained a s a carpenter.