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West, James
Birth Year : 1868
Death Year : 1885
Seventeen year old James West was a jockey from Madison County, KY. He died April 17, 1885 in Chicago, IL [source:  Cook County, Illinois, Deaths Index]. He is buried in the Oak Cemetery in Chicago.
Subjects: Jockeys, Horsemen, Horse Breeders, Trainers, & The Derby
Geographic Region: Madison County, Kentucky / Chicago, Illinois



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