James Cairns came to Grand Lake in 1881 where he built and opened a general store which he operated for many years. He and his family are important figures in the history of Grand Lake.
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Mary Ross Lyons Cairns Born December 20, 1885, died September 13, 1972; married James Cairns January 1, 1907
Marshall Colvin Kemp Born January 11, 1090, died March 7, 1963