Saturday, December 30, 2006
Oregon Republican League: Elder Photos
Oregon Republican League:Republican League Register of Oregon, The Register Publishing Company, 1896, page 240.
MCFERON, JAMES A, of Albany, was born in Kirksville, Missouri, January 26, 1859. He came to Oregon in 1884 and located at Brownsville, engaged in farming. In 1885 he went to Albany and engaged in draying till 1893, when he was elected city marshal. In 1894 he was elected sheriff, and is again the party nominee, and his popularity will help carry the ticket in a county that has always been a democratic stronghold. He was a delegate to the league convention in 1895 and 1896.