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List of Businesspeople
FieldFirstLastServiceStateCountyPlaceSrc
BookkeeperGeorge Irving 1891NYOswego CoOswego
MerchantOrville Simon 1863-1869MIVan Buren CoDecatur
BankerOrville Simon 1878MIBerrien CoNiles
BankerWalter 1910NYNew York CoNew York City
SalespersonGeorge Hinman 1926PAPhiladelphia CoPhiladelphia
BankerCharles Everett 1916TNGiles CoPulaski
MerchantFrancis W. 1888WVKanawha CoCharleston
Real EstateSterling Ely 1926MDWashington CoHagerstown
BusinessGeorge Washington 1910MNHennepin CoMinneapolis
SalespersonEmil 1903CODenver CoDenver
ManufacturerJohn Whittaker 1910CTNew Haven CoWaterbury
Real EstateBenjamin F. 1921DCWashington
ManufacturerBertram Francis 1910ILCook CoChicago
MerchantBlake Brady 1916NCJohnston CoFour Oaks
InsuranceCharles Edgar 1915-1917CTHartford CoHartford
MerchantEdward Beckley 1921DCWashington
SalespersonElizabeth S. Parmenter 1916IALinn CoCedar Rapids
GrocerGeorge 1843DCWashington
SalespersonHoward Ferris 1919ILCook CoChicago
SalespersonHugh Bandy 1916NCJohnston CoFour Oaks
CashierJames 1843DCWashington
AdvertisingMelvin Jay 1919WIRacine CoBurlington
BrokerMorgan Orland 1910CALos Angeles CoLos Angeles
SalespersonWalter 1926NJUnion CoSummit
BankerWillis Sage 1919NDRansom CoLisbon
Real EstateArthur Dulaney 1921DCWashington
BankerFrancis Girault Jr 1921DCWashington
BrokerGeorge Townsend 1895NYNew York CoNew York City
SalespersonLouis 1926MDBaltimore City
MerchantBernard 1926MDBaltimore City
BookkeeperLouise 1917MIWayne CoDetroit
InsuranceWilliam Charles 1908MTYellowstone CoBillings
MerchantRansom Hunley 1901ALDallas CoSelma
BankerAlfred Lawrence 1910MAWorcester CoWorcester
BankerMilton Everett 1921DCWashington
BusinessGeorge Rockwell 1905CALos Angeles CoLos Angeles
InsuranceLeon E. 1921DCWashington
BrokerCharles Quincy 1910ILCook CoChicago
MerchantNathaniel 1853IALee CoKeokuk
MerchantNathaniel 1856MOCooper CoBoonville
GrocerW. Emile 1916FLPalm Beach CoWest Palm Beach
InsuranceCharles Edgar 1891-1903ILCook CoChicago
GrocerLouis Bowman 1913SDHughes CoPierre
Real EstateHarold Larov 1914-1917MASuffolk CoBoston
Real EstateGeorge Henry 1910WAKing CoSeattle
SalespersonDurfee Sexton 1913-1915NYMonroe CoRochester
InsuranceHarry E. 1916IAPolk CoDes Moines
MerchantWilliam 1846MIJackson CoJackson
BrokerEarle 1908NYNew York CoNew York City
SalespersonGeorge Arnold 1910ILCook CoChicago
BankerJean 1919PAWashington CoMonongahela
InsuranceJohn Grant 1924MNHennepin CoMinneapolis
Real EstateJohn Merriam 1912NELancaster CoLincoln
ManufacturerMilton O. 1921SCGreenville CoGreenville
SalespersonSidney Arthur 1917CTNew Haven CoMeriden
Real EstateWilliam Burford 1901ALDallas CoSelma
InsuranceThomas Brooks 1913SCRichland CoColumbia
AuditorHarold Leslie 1919OHSummit CoAkron
ManufacturerLouis Bush 1912WAKing CoSeattle
CashierHarry Ardell 1905-1906MABerkshire CoNorth Adams
ManufacturerTaylor 1917PAAllegheny CoPittsburgh
Real EstateCharles Jennings 1912NDCass CoFargo
BusinessClifford William 1919OHCuyahoga CoCleveland
SalespersonEdward Douglas 1926MDBaltimore City
InsuranceElbridge Cutler 1865-1870OHHamilton CoCincinnati
InsuranceElbridge Cutler 1884-1892NYNew York CoNew York City
CashierEthan Archibald 1906-1909OKOsage CoPawhuska
BusinessFreeman 1893-1900CASan Francisco CoSan Francisco
MerchantIra Richard 1882-1885NYNew York CoNew York City
BusinessIra Richard 1903VTRutland CoFair Haven
ManufacturerJaines Ferpisoti 1895CTNew Haven CoMeriden
BookkeeperJames Edward 1888VANorfolk
InsuranceJay Bowen 1919SDMinnehaha CoSioux Falls
Dry Goods MerchantJohn 1843DCWashington
BusinessJohn Clayton 1939ILWarren CoMonmouth
MerchantJohn Dewitt Hamilton 1876-1887CASan Francisco CoSan Francisco
MerchantLeslie Lyle 1908SCSpartanburg CoSpartanburg
BusinessMarcus Clyde 1879-1892NYMadison CoHamilton
ManufacturerPhilip Ray 1896MANorfolk CoEast Walpole
BankerRichard Henry 1888NYNew York CoNew York City
Lumber MerchantRisden Tyler GADougherty CoAlbany
MerchantRobert 1804TNSmith CoCarthage
BrokerRoy 1908NYNew York CoNew York City
InsuranceSidney Broaddus 1921-1923NCGuilford CoGreensboro
InsuranceWalter Bateman 1901-1906CTHartford CoHartford
GrocerWilliam 1843DCWashington
SalespersonWilliam Kenneth 1917NYErie CoBuffalo
BusinessWilliam Ryal 1883-1909MNRamsey CoSt Paul
MerchantWyatt Hamilton 1926CASan Francisco CoSan Francisco
MerchantZachariah Nelson 1890NYKings CoBrooklyn
Dry Goods MerchantWilliam P. 1872-1883NYRensselaer CoTroy
InsuranceFrederick Brevoort 1889-1893NYNew York CoNew York City
SalespersonLawrence Henry 1915IAWebster CoFort Dodge
BusinessEbenezer Treat 1863-1874MNAnoka CoAnoka
SalespersonRobert Lyle 1919NYSteuben CoCorning
SalespersonWilliam Baker 1926MDMontgomery CoDawsonville
SalespersonJames Claibourne 1916INHancock CoGreenfield
Lumber MerchantBillings Grinnell 1912NESaunders CoAshland
SalespersonEverett Dodson 1926MDBaltimore City
SalespersonJohn Wesley 1916NCForsyth CoWinston-Salem

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52BusinesspeopleCA, Los Angeles Co, Los Angeles
13BusinesspeopleCA, Los Angeles Co, Pasadena
10BusinesspeopleCA, San Diego Co, San Diego
43BusinesspeopleCA, San Francisco Co, San Francisco
24BusinesspeopleCO, Denver Co, Denver
1BusinesspeopleCO, Rio Grande Co, Monte Vista
4BusinesspeopleCT, Fairfield Co, Bridgeport
38BusinesspeopleCT, Hartford Co, Hartford
10BusinesspeopleCT, Middlesex Co, Middletown
7BusinesspeopleCT, New Haven Co, Meriden
14BusinesspeopleCT, New Haven Co, New Haven
629BusinesspeopleDC, Washington
5BusinesspeopleDE, New Castle Co, Wilmington
4BusinesspeopleFL, Duval Co, Jacksonville
2BusinesspeopleFL, Pinellas Co, St Petersburg
6BusinesspeopleGA, Bibb Co, Macon
5BusinesspeopleGA, Chatham Co, Savannah
28BusinesspeopleGA, Fulton Co, Atlanta
1BusinesspeopleIA, Marshall Co, Marshalltown
1BusinesspeopleID, Bannock Co, McCammon
1BusinesspeopleID, Cassia Co, Oakley
2BusinesspeopleID, Payette Co, Payette
1BusinesspeopleID, Power Co, Rockland
1BusinesspeopleIL, Christian Co, Morrisonville
1BusinesspeopleIL, Coles Co, Lerna
505BusinesspeopleIL, Cook Co, Chicago
2BusinesspeopleIL, Schuyler Co, Rushville
1BusinesspeopleIN, Clay Co, Brazil
2BusinesspeopleIN, Elkhart Co, Elkhart
43BusinesspeopleIN, Marion Co, Indianapolis
6BusinesspeopleIN, Tippecanoe Co, Lafayette
1BusinesspeopleKS, Pottawatomie Co, Wamego
13BusinesspeopleKY, Jefferson Co, Louisville
1BusinesspeopleMA, Berkshire Co, Becket
5BusinesspeopleMA, Bristol Co, Fall River
1BusinesspeopleMA, Norfolk Co, Wellesley
175BusinesspeopleMA, Suffolk Co, Boston
15BusinesspeopleMA, Worcester Co, Worcester
3BusinesspeopleMD, Allegany Co, Cumberland
1BusinesspeopleMD, Allegany Co, Frostburg
246BusinesspeopleMD, Baltimore City
1BusinesspeopleMD, Harford Co, Aberdeen
1BusinesspeopleMI, Houghton Co, Houghton
2BusinesspeopleMI, Saginaw Co, Saginaw
40BusinesspeopleMI, Wayne Co, Detroit
2BusinesspeopleMN, Blue Earth Co, Mankato
1BusinesspeopleMN, Red Lake Co, Red Lake Falls
2BusinesspeopleMN, Rice Co, Faribault
61BusinesspeopleMO, Jackson Co, Kansas City
1BusinesspeopleMO, Pettis Co, Sedalia
36BusinesspeopleMO, St Louis City
3BusinesspeopleMS, Attala Co, Kosciusko
3BusinesspeopleMT, Cascade Co, Great Falls
1BusinesspeopleMT, Missoula Co, Missoula
3BusinesspeopleNC, Duplin Co, Warsaw
1BusinesspeopleNC, Swain Co, Bryson City
17BusinesspeopleNC, Wake Co, Raleigh
5BusinesspeopleNE, Buffalo Co, Kearney
1BusinesspeopleNE, Buffalo Co, Ravenna
1BusinesspeopleNE, Burt Co, Tekamah
1BusinesspeopleNE, Cass Co, Murray
2BusinesspeopleNE, Cass Co, Plattsmouth
1BusinesspeopleNE, Colfax Co, Schuyler
1BusinesspeopleNE, Cuming Co, West Point
24BusinesspeopleNE, Douglas Co, Omaha
1BusinesspeopleNE, Douglas Co, South Omaha
1BusinesspeopleNE, Furnas Co, Holbrook
1BusinesspeopleNE, Furnas Co, Wilsonville
1BusinesspeopleNE, Gage Co, Odell
1BusinesspeopleNE, Harlan Co, Orleans
1BusinesspeopleNE, Howard Co, St Paul
1BusinesspeopleNE, Jefferson Co, Steele City
2BusinesspeopleNE, Johnson Co, Tecumseh
1BusinesspeopleNE, Johnson Co, Vesta
1BusinesspeopleNE, Keith Co, Ogallala
1BusinesspeopleNE, Kimball Co, Kimball
40BusinesspeopleNE, Lancaster Co, Lincoln
1BusinesspeopleNE, Lancaster Co, Malcolm
1BusinesspeopleNE, Lincoln Co, North Platte
1BusinesspeopleNE, Madison Co, Newman Grove
2BusinesspeopleNE, Madison Co, Norfolk
1BusinesspeopleNE, McPherson Co, Tryon
1BusinesspeopleNE, Morrill Co, Bridgeport
3BusinesspeopleNE, Nemaha Co, Peru
1BusinesspeopleNE, Otoe Co, Nebraska City
1BusinesspeopleNE, Otoe Co, Syracuse
1BusinesspeopleNE, Pierce Co, Pierce
2BusinesspeopleNE, Polk Co, Osceola
1BusinesspeopleNE, Polk Co, Stromsburg
1BusinesspeopleNE, Saline Co, Tobias
1BusinesspeopleNE, Scotts Bluff Co, Morrill
1BusinesspeopleNE, Seward Co, Seward
1BusinesspeopleNE, Thurston Co, Pender
1BusinesspeopleNE, Thurston Co, Winnebago
1BusinesspeopleNE, Valley Co, Ord
1BusinesspeopleNE, York Co, York
3BusinesspeopleNH, Hillsborough Co, Manchester
9BusinesspeopleNJ, , Newark
1BusinesspeopleNJ, Essex Co, Ampere
7BusinesspeopleNJ, Essex Co, East Orange
5BusinesspeopleNJ, Hudson Co, Jersey City
3BusinesspeopleNJ, Mercer Co, Trenton
1BusinesspeopleNJ, Monmouth Co, Long Branch
6BusinesspeopleNJ, Union Co, Plainfield
1BusinesspeopleNM, Grant Co, Silver City
18BusinesspeopleNY, Albany Co, Albany
3BusinesspeopleNY, Chemung Co, Elmira
42BusinesspeopleNY, Erie Co, Buffalo
1BusinesspeopleNY, Greene Co, Purling
24BusinesspeopleNY, Kings Co, Brooklyn
39BusinesspeopleNY, Monroe Co, Rochester
528BusinesspeopleNY, New York Co, New York City
6BusinesspeopleNY, Niagara Co, Lockport
14BusinesspeopleNY, Oneida Co, Utica
1BusinesspeopleNY, Onondaga Co, Jamesville
4BusinesspeopleNY, Oswego Co, Oswego
1BusinesspeopleNY, Queens Co, Richmond Hill
2BusinesspeopleNY, Suffolk Co, Patchogue
51BusinesspeopleOH, Cuyahoga Co, Cleveland
14BusinesspeopleOH, Franklin Co, Columbus
1BusinesspeopleOH, Jefferson Co, Steubenville
9BusinesspeopleOH, Lucas Co, Toledo
2BusinesspeopleOH, Stark Co, Canton
3BusinesspeopleOK, Carter Co, Ardmore
1BusinesspeopleOK, Johnston Co, Wapanucka
1BusinesspeopleOK, Pawnee Co, Blackburn
3BusinesspeopleOK, Tulsa Co, Tulsa
1BusinesspeopleOR, Klamath Co, Klamath Falls
47BusinesspeoplePA, Allegheny Co, Pittsburgh
1BusinesspeoplePA, Berks Co, Birdsboro
1BusinesspeoplePA, Berks Co, North Heidelberg
2BusinesspeoplePA, Berks Co, Reading
1BusinesspeoplePA, Blair Co, Altoona
2BusinesspeoplePA, Blair Co, Hollidaysburg
1BusinesspeoplePA, Bradford Co, Wyalusing
1BusinesspeoplePA, Butler Co, Butler
2BusinesspeoplePA, Carbon Co, Palmerton
1BusinesspeoplePA, Chester Co, Atglen
1BusinesspeoplePA, Chester Co, Coatesville
2BusinesspeoplePA, Clinton Co, Lock Haven
7BusinesspeoplePA, Dauphin Co, Harrisburg
1BusinesspeoplePA, Delaware Co, Sharon Hill
6BusinesspeoplePA, Erie Co, Erie
1BusinesspeoplePA, Huntingdon Co, Huntingdon
1BusinesspeoplePA, Lackawanna Co, Dunmore
9BusinesspeoplePA, Lackawanna Co, Scranton
1BusinesspeoplePA, Lancaster Co, Glen Moore
3BusinesspeoplePA, Lancaster Co, Lancaster
1BusinesspeoplePA, Lebanon Co, Lebanon
1BusinesspeoplePA, Lehigh Co, Alburtis
2BusinesspeoplePA, Lehigh Co, Catasauqua
6BusinesspeoplePA, Luzerne Co, Wilkes-Barre
1BusinesspeoplePA, Lycoming Co, Muncy
1BusinesspeoplePA, Montgomery Co, Royersford
1BusinesspeoplePA, Northampton Co, Hellertown
124BusinesspeoplePA, Philadelphia Co, Philadelphia
1BusinesspeoplePA, Union Co, Lewisburg
4BusinesspeoplePA, York Co, York
1BusinesspeopleRI, Providence Co, Woonsocket
1BusinesspeopleSD, Codington Co, Watertown
1BusinesspeopleSD, Davison Co, Mt Vernon
1BusinesspeopleSD, Lawrence Co, Deadwood
3BusinesspeopleSD, Spink Co, Redfield
13BusinesspeopleTN, Hamilton Co, Chattanooga
7BusinesspeopleTN, Knox Co, Knoxville
5BusinesspeopleTX, El Paso Co, El Paso
9BusinesspeopleUT, Salt Lake Co, Salt Lake City
1BusinesspeopleVA, Nelson Co, Lovingston
1BusinesspeopleWA, Benton Co, Prosser
1BusinesspeopleWA, Grays Harbor Co, Montesano
40BusinesspeopleWA, King Co, Seattle
1BusinesspeopleWA, Mason Co, Shelton
7BusinesspeopleWA, Spokane Co, Spokane
1BusinesspeopleWA, Whitman Co, Tekoa
1BusinesspeopleWI, Douglas Co, Solon Springs
5BusinesspeopleWI, Rock Co, Janesville
1BusinesspeopleWI, Waukesha Co, Pewaukee
1BusinesspeopleWV, Barbour Co, Philippi
1BusinesspeopleWV, Braxton Co, Sutton
5BusinesspeopleWV, Cabell Co, Huntington
1BusinesspeopleWV, Fayette Co, Gauley Bridge
1BusinesspeopleWV, Harrison Co, Adamston
2BusinesspeopleWV, Harrison Co, Clarksburg
1BusinesspeopleWV, Jefferson Co, Shepherdstown
5BusinesspeopleWV, Kanawha Co, Charleston
1BusinesspeopleWV, Kanawha Co, St Albans
3BusinesspeopleWV, Marion Co, Fairmont
10BusinesspeopleWV, Monongalia Co, Morgantown
4BusinesspeopleWV, Ohio Co, Wheeling
1BusinesspeopleWV, Pleasants Co, Grape Island
2BusinesspeopleWV, Pocahontas Co, Locust
1BusinesspeopleWV, Preston Co, Terra Alta
1BusinesspeopleWV, Ritchie Co, Harrisville
1BusinesspeopleWV, Summers Co, Hinton
1BusinesspeopleWV, Taylor Co, Grafton
1BusinesspeopleWV, Upshur Co, Buckhannon
6BusinesspeopleWV, Wood Co, Parkersburg
1BusinesspeopleWY, Albany Co, Laramie
1BusinesspeopleWY, Fremont Co, Riverton

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