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James Holman (c1823-1892)
c1823 Born Illogan, son of Nicholas Holman
Presumably taken into his father's business N. Holman and Sons
1851 Living at Dudnace, Illogan (age 73 born Camborne), Blacksmith employing 3 men. With wife Ann (age 70 born Illogan) and children John Holman (age 32 born Illogan), Blacksmith; James Holman (age 28 born Illogan), Blacksmith; and Mary Holman (age 39 born Illogan). Also visitor Nicholas Holman (age 48 born Camborne), Ironfounder and Ann Holman (age 46 born Redruth). 
1861 Nicholas Holman 83, blacksmith, lived in Illogan with Mary Holman 49, James Holman 34, blacksmith
1892 A smith and boiler maker, Died in Cornwall