Date of Birth: 
5 Apr 1852
Date of Death: 
27 Sep 1921

James was born in Aberdeenshire, Scotland.

He married Isabella Hadden (born at Aberdeenshire in 1854) in 1872.

They had one son in Scotland & then travelled to NZ in 1874 to Dunedin.

They had 7 more sons, two of whom died in infancy, all but the last two were born in Dunedin, the last two in Blenheim.

Two sons, James (Jnr) & William served in WW1.

James was an engineer & bridge builder. From around 1901 till he died he was the Horowhenua County Engineer.

See the obituary Horowhenua Chronicle 27 Sep 1921.

Relatives mentioned in profile: 
James Malcolm, Alexander Malcolm, Isabella Littlejohn, Isabella Hadden, John or Joseph Hadden, Margaret Collier, James Malcolm (Jnr), Ruth Shorrocks, Alexander John Malcolm, Martha Robinson, Florence Emma Astridge, Florence Hellen Pearl Tyson, Henry Wright Malcolm, George Henry Malcolm, Edith Annie Keys, Chesley Edson Graham, William Malcolm, Edith Florence Oliver, David Collier Malcolm, Jessie Helen (Ellen) McKinnon, John Newsome Malcolm, Violet Emily Cook, Walter Malcolm.