List of Businesspeople

With their years and location of service

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List of Businesspeople
BookkeeperGeorge Irving 1891NYOswego CoOswego
BankerWalter 1910NYNew York CoNew York City
SalespersonGeorge Hinman 1926PAPhiladelphia CoPhiladelphia
BankerCharles Everett 1916TNGiles CoPulaski
MerchantFrancis W. 1888WVKanawha CoCharleston
Real EstateSterling Ely 1926MDWashington CoHagerstown
SalespersonEmil 1903CODenver CoDenver
ManufacturerJohn Whittaker 1910CTNew Haven CoWaterbury
Real EstateBenjamin F. 1921DCWashington
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
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
BankerAlfred Lawrence 1910MAWorcester CoWorcester
BankerMilton Everett 1921DCWashington
BusinessGeorge Rockwell 1905CALos Angeles CoLos Angeles
InsuranceLeon E. 1921DCWashington
InsuranceCharles Edgar 1891-1903ILCook CoChicago
GrocerLouis Bowman 1913SDHughes CoPierre
Real EstateHarold Larov 1914-1917MASuffolk CoBoston
SalespersonDurfee Sexton 1913-1915NYMonroe CoRochester
InsuranceHarry E. 1916IAPolk CoDes Moines
BrokerEarle 1908NYNew York CoNew York City
ManufacturerMilton O. 1921SCGreenville CoGreenville
InsuranceThomas Brooks 1913SCRichland CoColumbia
AuditorHarold Leslie 1919OHSummit CoAkron
ManufacturerLouis Bush 1912WAKing CoSeattle
CashierHarry Ardell 1905-1906MABerkshire CoNorth Adams
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
ManufacturerJaines Ferpisoti 1895CTNew Haven CoMeriden
BookkeeperJames Edward 1888VANorfolk
InsuranceJay Bowen 1919SDMinnehaha CoSioux Falls
Dry Goods MerchantJohn 1843DCWashington
MerchantJohn Dewitt Hamilton 1876-1887CASan Francisco CoSan Francisco
MerchantLeslie Lyle 1908SCSpartanburg CoSpartanburg
BusinessMarcus Clyde 1879-1892NYMadison CoHamilton
BankerRichard Henry 1888NYNew York CoNew York City
Lumber MerchantRisden Tyler GADougherty CoAlbany
BrokerRoy 1908NYNew York CoNew York City
InsuranceSidney Broaddus 1921-1923NCGuilford CoGreensboro
InsuranceWalter Bateman 1901-1906CTHartford CoHartford
GrocerWilliam 1843DCWashington
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
SalespersonWilliam Baker 1926MDMontgomery CoDawsonville
SalespersonEverett Dodson 1926MDBaltimore City
SalespersonJohn Wesley 1916NCForsyth CoWinston-Salem
GrocerGeorge C. 1921DCWashington
Real EstateDean 1893NYSuffolk CoPort Jefferson
BusinessHallock Calvin 1896NYFulton CoGloversville
MerchantAlfred Ambrose 1919ILCook CoChicago
MerchantCharles Alphonso 1865-1866MAEssex CoLawrence
BookkeeperCharles Alphonso 1874-1879KSLeavenworth CoLeavenworth
ManufacturerCharles Alphonso 1880CODenver CoDenver
BusinessGeorge Parker 1910-1912NYKings CoBrooklyn
SalespersonGeorge Parker 1912NYSchenectady CoSchenectady
BusinessJeremiah Forest 1850-1905NYAlbany CoAlbany
BusinessHerman Linwood 1887-1891WVWood CoParkersburg
BrokerIngersoll 1892-1900MASuffolk CoBoston
Bookkeeper, AssistantMyrtie E. 1909IAPolk CoDes Moines
Real EstateArthur Ray 1906-1908NYWestchester CoMount Vernon
BusinessCharles Frederick 1861-1879NYMonroe CoRochester
InsuranceClinton Presba 1922-1946NMBernalillo CoAlbuquerque
Real EstateIrving Monroe 1903-1908NYWestchester CoMount Vernon
CashierJames 1862DESussex CoGeorgetown, Farmers Bank
BusinessJohn Abraham 1896NYNew York CoNew York City
BusinessJohn Irvine 1919NYNew York CoNew York City
BusinessPaul Richard 1919ILCook CoChicago
MerchantStephen Woodard 1916NCWilson CoWilson
BookkeeperWilliam A. 1895-1896ARCrawford CoVan Buren
SalespersonWilliam A. 1899-1902MOJackson CoKansas City
Real EstateThomas Moore Jr 1915WAKing CoSeattle
MerchantCharles Henry 1910MASuffolk CoBoston
InsuranceEdward Hotchkiss 1896ALJefferson CoBirmingham
BusinessEmory Cobb 1919ILCook CoChicago
InsuranceGeorge Austin 1902MNHennepin CoMinneapolis

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4BusinesspeopleCO, Boulder Co, Boulder
5BusinesspeopleCT, Fairfield Co, Bridgeport
44BusinesspeopleCT, Hartford Co, Hartford
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7BusinesspeopleCT, New London Co, New London
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6BusinesspeopleDE, Sussex Co, Georgetown, Farmers Bank
2BusinesspeopleFL, Duval Co, Jacksonville
3BusinesspeopleFL, Hillsborough Co, Tampa
2BusinesspeopleGA, Chatham Co, Savannah
3BusinesspeopleGA, Muscogee Co, Columbus
2BusinesspeopleIA, Clay Co, Spencer
3BusinesspeopleIA, Des Moines Co, Burlington
4BusinesspeopleIA, Dubuque Co, Dubuque
2BusinesspeopleIA, Franklin Co, Sheffield
2BusinesspeopleIA, Guthrie Co, Panora
2BusinesspeopleIA, Harrison Co, Woodbine
2BusinesspeopleIA, Johnson Co, Iowa City
1BusinesspeopleIA, Marion Co, Knoxville
2BusinesspeopleIA, Montgomery Co, Red Oak
3BusinesspeopleIA, Muscatine Co, Muscatine
2BusinesspeopleIA, Plymouth Co, Le Mars
3BusinesspeopleIA, Pottawattamie Co, Council Bluffs
2BusinesspeopleIA, Poweshiek Co, Montezuma
2BusinesspeopleIA, Sac Co, Sac City
3BusinesspeopleIA, Scott Co, Davenport
2BusinesspeopleIA, Union Co, Creston
2BusinesspeopleIA, Wapello Co, Ottumwa
5BusinesspeopleIA, Webster Co, Fort Dodge
8BusinesspeopleIA, Woodbury Co, Sioux City
2BusinesspeopleID, Washington Co, Weiser
470BusinesspeopleIL, Cook Co, Chicago
2BusinesspeopleIL, Henry Co, Galva
5BusinesspeopleIL, Kane Co, Aurora
3BusinesspeopleIL, Kankakee Co, Kankakee
2BusinesspeopleIL, LaSalle Co, Marseilles
2BusinesspeopleIL, Macon Co, Decatur
3BusinesspeopleIL, Morgan Co, Jacksonville
2BusinesspeopleIL, Peoria Co, Peoria
3BusinesspeopleIL, Rock Island Co, Moline
2BusinesspeopleIL, Warren Co, Monmouth
2BusinesspeopleIL, Whiteside Co, Sterling
4BusinesspeopleIL, Winnebago Co, Rockford
8BusinesspeopleIN, Allen Co, Fort Wayne
2BusinesspeopleIN, Cass Co, Logansport
2BusinesspeopleIN, Fayette Co, Connersville
4BusinesspeopleIN, Lake Co, Gary
38BusinesspeopleIN, Marion Co, Indianapolis
2BusinesspeopleIN, Rush Co, Rushville
4BusinesspeopleIN, St Joseph Co, South Bend
5BusinesspeopleIN, Tippecanoe Co, Lafayette
2BusinesspeopleIN, Vanderburgh Co, Evansville
4BusinesspeopleIN, Vigo Co, Terre Haute
2BusinesspeopleIN, Wabash Co, Wabash
3BusinesspeopleIN, Warren Co, Williamsport
2BusinesspeopleIN, Wayne Co, Richmond
6BusinesspeopleKS, Allen Co, Humboldt
2BusinesspeopleKS, Brown Co, Hiawatha
2BusinesspeopleKS, Crawford Co, Pittsburg
4BusinesspeopleKS, Franklin Co, Ottawa
2BusinesspeopleKS, Jackson Co, Holton
4BusinesspeopleKS, Jefferson Co, Oskaloosa
3BusinesspeopleKS, Kingman Co, Kingman
2BusinesspeopleKS, Labette Co, Parsons
2BusinesspeopleKS, Leavenworth Co, Leavenworth
3BusinesspeopleKS, Lyon Co, Emporia
2BusinesspeopleKS, McPherson Co, McPherson
2BusinesspeopleKS, Nemaha Co, Sabetha
2BusinesspeopleKS, Phillips Co, Kirwin
16BusinesspeopleKS, Riley Co, Manhattan
2BusinesspeopleKS, Rooks Co, Plainville
2BusinesspeopleKS, Saline Co, Salina
2BusinesspeopleKY, McCracken Co, Paducah
8BusinesspeopleMA, Essex Co, Lynn
16BusinesspeopleMA, Middlesex Co, Cambridge
16BusinesspeopleMA, Worcester Co, Worcester
235BusinesspeopleMD, Baltimore City
7BusinesspeopleMD, Baltimore Co, Catonsville
2BusinesspeopleMD, Frederick Co, Frederick
2BusinesspeopleMD, Montgomery Co, Dawsonville
2BusinesspeopleMD, Washington Co, Hagerstown
4BusinesspeopleME, Androscoggin Co, Auburn
2BusinesspeopleME, Aroostook Co, Houlton
2BusinesspeopleME, Franklin Co, Wilton
8BusinesspeopleME, Kennebec Co, Augusta
2BusinesspeopleME, Lincoln Co, Damariscotta
2BusinesspeopleME, York Co, Saco
2BusinesspeopleMI, Branch Co, Coldwater
2BusinesspeopleMI, Hillsdale Co, Hillsdale
14BusinesspeopleMI, Kent Co, Grand Rapids
2BusinesspeopleMI, Marquette Co, Marquette
34BusinesspeopleMI, Wayne Co, Detroit
27BusinesspeopleMN, Hennepin Co, Minneapolis
2BusinesspeopleMN, Lyon Co, Cottonwood
55BusinesspeopleMO, Jackson Co, Kansas City
30BusinesspeopleMO, St Louis City
3BusinesspeopleMS, Adams Co, Natchez
2BusinesspeopleMS, Clay Co, West Point
2BusinesspeopleMS, Hinds Co, Jackson
2BusinesspeopleMT, Cascade Co, Great Falls
12BusinesspeopleNC, Alamance Co, Burlington
2BusinesspeopleNC, Caldwell Co, Lenoir
2BusinesspeopleNC, Carteret Co, Morehead City
5BusinesspeopleNC, Chatham Co, Pittsboro
2BusinesspeopleNC, Cleveland Co, Shelby
2BusinesspeopleNC, Craven Co, New Bern
6BusinesspeopleNC, Dare Co, Wanchese
15BusinesspeopleNC, Davidson Co, Thomasville
2BusinesspeopleNC, Duplin Co, Warsaw
2BusinesspeopleNC, Gates Co, Gatesville
2BusinesspeopleNC, Granville Co, Oxford
3BusinesspeopleNC, Greene Co, Hookerton
45BusinesspeopleNC, Guilford Co, Greensboro
2BusinesspeopleNC, Harnett Co, Dunn
2BusinesspeopleNC, Haywood Co, Waynesville
2BusinesspeopleNC, Jackson Co, Sylva
3BusinesspeopleNC, Johnston Co, Four Oaks
2BusinesspeopleNC, McDowell Co, Marion
7BusinesspeopleNC, Nash Co, Rocky Mount
3BusinesspeopleNC, Perquimans Co, Hertford
6BusinesspeopleNC, Richmond Co, Rockingham
3BusinesspeopleNC, Robeson Co, Lumberton
3BusinesspeopleNC, Rockingham Co, Reidsville
3BusinesspeopleNC, Rutherford Co, Rutherfordton
2BusinesspeopleND, Grand Forks Co, Grand Forks
3BusinesspeopleNE, Dixon Co, Emerson
2BusinesspeopleNE, Hall Co, Grand Island
2BusinesspeopleNH, Hillsborough Co, Manchester
25BusinesspeopleNJ, Essex Co, Newark
1BusinesspeopleNJ, Mercer Co, Trenton
10BusinesspeopleNJ, Union Co, Plainfield
6BusinesspeopleNM, Bernalillo Co, Albuquerque
17BusinesspeopleNY, Albany Co, Albany
6BusinesspeopleNY, Cayuga Co, Auburn
3BusinesspeopleNY, Chautauqua Co, Jamestown
2BusinesspeopleNY, Chemung Co, Elmira
2BusinesspeopleNY, Chenango Co, Norwich
2BusinesspeopleNY, Clinton Co, Plattsburgh
2BusinesspeopleNY, Franklin Co, Malone
2BusinesspeopleNY, Herkimer Co, Herkimer
22BusinesspeopleNY, Kings Co, Brooklyn
22BusinesspeopleNY, Madison Co, Hamilton
4BusinesspeopleNY, Montgomery Co, Amsterdam
452BusinesspeopleNY, New York Co, New York City
24BusinesspeopleNY, Onondaga Co, Syracuse
5BusinesspeopleNY, Orange Co, Newburgh
3BusinesspeopleNY, Oswego Co, Oswego
2BusinesspeopleNY, Schenectady Co, Schenectady
2BusinesspeopleNY, Steuben Co, Prattsburgh
2BusinesspeopleNY, Suffolk Co, Port Jefferson
3BusinesspeopleNY, Tompkins Co, Ithaca
5BusinesspeopleNY, Westchester Co, Mount Vernon
2BusinesspeopleNY, Yates Co, Penn Yan
3BusinesspeopleOH, Clark Co, Springfield
2BusinesspeopleOH, Fairfield Co, Lancaster
2BusinesspeopleOH, Gallia Co, Gallipolis
2BusinesspeopleOH, Montgomery Co, Dayton
2BusinesspeopleOH, Stark Co, Massillon
9BusinesspeopleOH, Summit Co, Akron
2BusinesspeopleOK, Garfield Co, Enid
3BusinesspeopleOK, Muskogee Co, Muskogee
7BusinesspeopleOK, Oklahoma Co, Oklahoma City
2BusinesspeopleOK, Osage Co, Pawhuska
29BusinesspeoplePA, Allegheny Co, Pittsburgh
5BusinesspeoplePA, Erie Co, Erie
3BusinesspeoplePA, Luzerne Co, Wilkes-Barre
78BusinesspeoplePA, Philadelphia Co, Philadelphia
3BusinesspeoplePA, Schuylkill Co, Pottsville
2BusinesspeoplePA, Westmoreland Co, Greensburg
30BusinesspeopleSC, Charleston Co, Charleston
3BusinesspeopleSC, Darlington Co, Darlington
3BusinesspeopleSC, Florence Co, Florence
2BusinesspeopleSC, Horry Co, Conway
4BusinesspeopleSC, Newberry Co, Newberry
3BusinesspeopleSC, Orangeburg Co, Orangeburg
3BusinesspeopleSC, Sumter Co, Sumter
2BusinesspeopleSD, Hughes Co, Pierre
2BusinesspeopleSD, Spink Co, Redfield
2BusinesspeopleTN, Giles Co, Pulaski
3BusinesspeopleTN, Knox Co, Knoxville
2BusinesspeopleTN, Washington Co, Johnson City
2BusinesspeopleTX, Bexar Co, San Antonio
3BusinesspeopleTX, El Paso Co, El Paso
2BusinesspeopleTX, Erath Co, Dublin
3BusinesspeopleTX, Nueces Co, Corpus Christi
8BusinesspeopleTX, Tarrant Co, Fort Worth
2BusinesspeopleVA, Wythe Co, Wytheville
3BusinesspeopleVT, Addison Co, Middlebury
2BusinesspeopleVT, Caledonia Co, St Johnsbury
25BusinesspeopleWA, King Co, Seattle
3BusinesspeopleWI, Dane Co, Madison
28BusinesspeopleWI, Milwaukee Co, Milwaukee
3BusinesspeopleWI, Outagamie Co, Appleton
2BusinesspeopleWV, Ohio Co, Wheeling
2BusinesspeopleWV, Wood Co, Parkersburg

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