Death of James J. Belden
James Jerome Belden, former member of congress for the Onondaga-Madison district, died on Friday aged 78 years of uraemic poisoning. He had been confined to his bed since last Saturday. He is survived by a widow.
Mr. Belden was Syracuse's richest citizen, his wealth being estimated at more than $10,000,000.00.
[This is reported in Jan 7 1904 newspaper.]
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The Sheffield Observer - Jan 7, 1901 (1904) error date!