List of Businesspeople

With their years and location of service

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List of Businesspeople
SalespersonFurio A. 1930CTNew Haven CoNew Haven
ManufacturerAbiel Jacob 1915MAMiddlesex CoGraniteville
ManufacturerJohn Cameron 1915MAMiddlesex CoGraniteville
Real EstateEdward F. 1864KYKenton CoCovington
BookkeeperGeorge Irving 1891NYOswego CoOswego
MerchantJames H. 1930NHRockingham CoDerry
MerchantOrville Simon 1863-1869MIVan Buren CoDecatur
W. Herbert 1914MASuffolk CoBoston
CashierLena Clark 1871-1878IAJasper CoNewton
SalespersonGeorge Hinman 1926PAPhiladelphia CoPhiladelphia
David T. 1914NYNew York CoNew York City
David M. 1917NCMecklenburg CoCharlotte
George Dudley 1914MOSt Louis City
MerchantFrancis W. 1888WVKanawha CoCharleston
Real EstateSterling Ely 1926MDWashington CoHagerstown
FloristTony 1915CALos Angeles CoLos Angeles
BusinessGeorge Washington 1910MNHennepin CoMinneapolis
Edward Goodrich 1914NYNiagara CoNiagara Falls
Charles Ernest 1914NYWestchester CoOssining
Franklin 1914NYNew York CoNew York City
Louis 1914MOSt Louis City
SalespersonEmil 1903CODenver CoDenver
Graff M. 1914OHLucas CoToledo
Sterling 1917NCMecklenburg CoCharlotte
ManufacturerJohn Whittaker 1910CTNew Haven CoWaterbury
FloristFrank 1915CALos Angeles CoLos Angeles
FloristM. 1915CALos Angeles CoLos Angeles
John A. M. 1919INJay CoPortland
Alexander Bruce 1914ILCook CoChicago
Alva 1919COPueblo CoPueblo
Real EstateBenjamin F. 1921DCWashington
ManufacturerBertram Francis 1910ILCook CoChicago
MerchantBlake Brady 1916NCJohnston CoFour Oaks
Charles Closson 1919NYNew York CoNew York City
InsuranceCharles Edgar 1915-1917CTHartford CoHartford
Charles Follen 1914MASuffolk CoRoxbury
SalespersonCharles Ward 1915PAPhiladelphia CoPhiladelphia
Clinton 1877NYMadison CoValley Mills
Cyrus Hall 1914ILCook CoChicago
MerchantEdward Beckley 1921DCWashington
SalespersonElizabeth S. Parmenter 1916IALinn CoCedar Rapids
George W. 1877NYNew York CoNew York City
Henry H. 1919NYNew York CoNew York City
SalespersonHoward Ferris 1919ILCook CoChicago
SalespersonHugh Bandy 1916NCJohnston CoFour Oaks
Isabelle 1917NCMecklenburg CoCharlotte
CashierJames 1843DCWashington
Jesse 1877NYJefferson CoWatertown
John T. 1877TXTravis CoAustin
AdvertisingMelvin Jay 1919WIRacine CoBurlington
BrokerMorgan Orland 1910CALos Angeles CoLos Angeles
SalespersonRobert Carr 1915MASuffolk CoBoston
Smith 1914MEWashington CoMilltown
SalespersonWalter 1926NJUnion CoSummit
William Crittenden 1914NYNew York CoNew York City
Real EstateArthur Dulaney 1921DCWashington
BrokerGeorge Townsend 1895NYNew York CoNew York City
SalespersonLouis 1926MDBaltimore City
MerchantBernard 1926MDBaltimore City
BookkeeperLouise 1917MIWayne CoDetroit
Leon N. 1919NYNew York CoNew York City
InsuranceWilliam Charles 1908MTYellowstone CoBillings
Charles C. 1919ILCook CoChicago
William Augustus 1919CTTolland CoTolland
MerchantRansom Hunley 1901ALDallas CoSelma
AdvertisingPeter J. 1930NYMonroe CoRochester
Andrew Jackson 1914WIMilwaukee CoMilwaukee
CashierRobert Babson 1915WYJohnson CoBuffalo
John William 1914NYNew York CoNew York City
SalespersonWallace Sheldon 1930NHRockingham CoPortsmouth
Thomas Jasper 1919MOSt Louis City
BusinessGeorge Rockwell 1905CALos Angeles CoLos Angeles
InsuranceLeon E. 1921DCWashington
BrokerCharles Quincy 1910ILCook CoChicago
ManufacturerJames Monroe 1856-1858GAMuscogee CoColumbus
John Augustus 1914NYNassau CoWestbury
MerchantNathaniel 1853IALee CoKeokuk
MerchantNathaniel 1856MOCooper CoBoonville
InsuranceCharles Edgar 1891-1903ILCook CoChicago
John Joseph 1914NYErie CoBuffalo
Judson D. 1917NCMecklenburg CoCharlotte
Real EstateHarold Larov 1914-1917MASuffolk CoBoston
Real EstateGeorge Henry 1910WAKing CoSeattle
BookkeeperAllison 1902NCNew Hanover CoWilmington
BookkeeperGeorge F. 1902NCNew Hanover CoWilmington
BookkeeperWilliam H. 1902NCNew Hanover CoWilmington
Chauncey 1877ILMcLean CoBloomington
SalespersonDurfee Sexton 1913-1915NYMonroe CoRochester
InsuranceEdwin Thompson 1930NHCheshire CoKeene
InsuranceHarry E. 1916IAPolk CoDes Moines
Real EstateHerbert Cyrel 1930NHCheshire CoKeene
Nelson Wilmarth 1914RIProvidence CoProvidence
MerchantWilliam 1846MIJackson CoJackson
Albert L. 1917NCMecklenburg CoCharlotte
Boyce 1917NCMecklenburg CoCharlotte
E. S. 1917NCMecklenburg CoCharlotte
BrokerEarle 1908NYNew York CoNew York City
Ephraim 1917NCMecklenburg CoCharlotte
Frank D. 1917NCMecklenburg CoCharlotte
Frank J. 1914MOSt Louis City

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3BusinesspeopleCT, Hartford Co, Simsbury
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15BusinesspeopleCT, Middlesex Co, Middletown
10BusinesspeopleCT, New Haven Co, Meriden
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4BusinesspeopleCT, Tolland Co, Rockville
1BusinesspeopleCT, Windham Co, Willimantic
440BusinesspeopleDC, Washington
9BusinesspeopleDE, New Castle Co, Wilmington
1BusinesspeopleFL, Dade Co, Miami
8BusinesspeopleFL, Hillsborough Co, Tampa
11BusinesspeopleGA, Bibb Co, Macon
8BusinesspeopleGA, Chatham Co, Savannah
1BusinesspeopleIA, Kossuth Co, Wesley
3BusinesspeopleIA, Marshall Co, Marshalltown
1BusinesspeopleIA, Polk Co, Valley Junction
3BusinesspeopleIL, Lake Co, Waukegan
1BusinesspeopleIL, Livingston Co, Pontiac
1BusinesspeopleIL, Shelby Co, Stewardson
8BusinesspeopleIL, Winnebago Co, Rockford
1BusinesspeopleIL, Winnebago Co, Roscoe
2BusinesspeopleIN, Jackson Co, Seymour
8BusinesspeopleIN, St Joseph Co, South Bend
6BusinesspeopleIN, Vigo Co, Terre Haute
2BusinesspeopleKS, Rice Co, Sterling
4BusinesspeopleKS, Saline Co, Salina
19BusinesspeopleKS, Shawnee Co, Topeka
1BusinesspeopleKY, Estill Co, Winston
1BusinesspeopleMA, Berkshire Co, Williamstown
4BusinesspeopleMA, Bristol Co, Taunton
5BusinesspeopleMA, Essex Co, Salem
1BusinesspeopleMA, Hampden Co, Ludlow
24BusinesspeopleMA, Hampden Co, Springfield
2BusinesspeopleMA, Hampshire Co, Ware
8BusinesspeopleMA, Middlesex Co, Cambridge
1BusinesspeopleMA, Middlesex Co, Marlborough
1BusinesspeopleMA, Middlesex Co, North Billerica
1BusinesspeopleMA, Middlesex Co, West Townsend
3BusinesspeopleMA, Middlesex Co, Woburn
1BusinesspeopleMA, Plymouth Co, West Hanover
6BusinesspeopleMA, Suffolk Co, Roxbury
3BusinesspeopleMA, Suffolk Co, Winthrop
1BusinesspeopleMA, Worcester Co, South Ashburnham
1BusinesspeopleMA, Worcester Co, Uxbridge
2BusinesspeopleMA, Worcester Co, Westborough
31BusinesspeopleMA, Worcester Co, Worcester
2BusinesspeopleME, Penobscot Co, South Brewer
3BusinesspeopleME, Somerset Co, Skowhegan
1BusinesspeopleME, Washington Co, Milltown
1BusinesspeopleMI, Bay Co, West Bay City
1BusinesspeopleMI, Berrien Co, Three Oaks
1BusinesspeopleMI, Midland Co, Midland
6BusinesspeopleMI, Saginaw Co, Saginaw
1BusinesspeopleMI, Saginaw Co, St Charles
1BusinesspeopleMI, St. Joseph Co, Sturgis
2BusinesspeopleMI, Wexford Co, Manton
67BusinesspeopleMN, Hennepin Co, Minneapolis
1BusinesspeopleMN, Mille Lacs Co, Princeton
3BusinesspeopleMN, Olmsted Co, Rochester
27BusinesspeopleMN, Ramsey Co, St Paul
1BusinesspeopleMN, Washington Co, Stillwater
148BusinesspeopleMO, St Louis City
1BusinesspeopleMO, St Louis Co, Valley Park
1BusinesspeopleNC, Craven Co, Thurman
4BusinesspeopleNC, Duplin Co, Warsaw
18BusinesspeopleNC, Forsyth Co, Winston-Salem
1BusinesspeopleNC, Gaston Co, Mt Holly
2BusinesspeopleNC, Johnston Co, Selma
209BusinesspeopleNC, New Hanover Co, Wilmington
1BusinesspeopleNC, Northampton Co, Woodland
5BusinesspeopleNC, Richmond Co, Rockingham
3BusinesspeopleNC, Rockingham Co, Spray
2BusinesspeopleNH, Belknap Co, Tilton
1BusinesspeopleNH, Cheshire Co, Swanzey
15BusinesspeopleNH, Hillsborough Co, Manchester
3BusinesspeopleNH, Hillsborough Co, Wilton
6BusinesspeopleNH, Strafford Co, Rochester
1BusinesspeopleNJ, Cumberland Co, Vineland
11BusinesspeopleNJ, Mercer Co, Trenton
2BusinesspeopleNJ, Morris Co, Morristown
1BusinesspeopleNM, Quay Co, Tucumcari
2BusinesspeopleNM, Santa Fe Co, Santa Fe
21BusinesspeopleNY, Broome Co, Binghamton
2BusinesspeopleNY, Cortland Co, Truxton
2BusinesspeopleNY, Dutchess Co, Poughkeepsie
17BusinesspeopleNY, Jefferson Co, Watertown
73BusinesspeopleNY, Kings Co, Brooklyn
52BusinesspeopleNY, Monroe Co, Rochester
1BusinesspeopleNY, Nassau Co, Westbury
853BusinesspeopleNY, New York Co, New York City
3BusinesspeopleNY, Oneida Co, New Hartford
36BusinesspeopleNY, Oneida Co, Utica
78BusinesspeopleNY, Onondaga Co, Syracuse
1BusinesspeopleNY, Queens Co, Whitestone
24BusinesspeopleNY, Rensselaer Co, Troy
1BusinesspeopleNY, Richmond Co, Mariners Harbor
2BusinesspeopleNY, Richmond Co, Staten Island
3BusinesspeopleNY, Schenectady Co, Schenectady
2BusinesspeopleNY, Seneca Co, Seneca Falls
1BusinesspeopleNY, Warren Co, Warrensburg
3BusinesspeopleNY, Wayne Co, Palmyra
4BusinesspeopleNY, Westchester Co, Yonkers
1BusinesspeopleOH, Allen Co, Lima
10BusinesspeopleOH, Clark Co, Springfield
1BusinesspeopleOH, Clinton Co, Wilmington
1BusinesspeopleOH, Jackson Co, Oak Hill
4BusinesspeopleOH, Jefferson Co, Steubenville
1BusinesspeopleOH, Lake Co, Willoughby
1BusinesspeopleOH, Lorain Co, Oberlin
20BusinesspeopleOH, Lucas Co, Toledo
7BusinesspeopleOH, Mahoning Co, Youngstown
1BusinesspeopleOH, Marion Co, Marion
1BusinesspeopleOH, Miami Co, Piqua
2BusinesspeopleOH, Muskingum Co, Zanesville
2BusinesspeopleOH, Putnam Co, Ottawa
1BusinesspeopleOH, Trumbull Co, Niles
1BusinesspeopleOH, Tuscarawas Co, Mineral City
2BusinesspeopleOH, Washington Co, Marietta
2BusinesspeopleOH, Wayne Co, Wooster
2BusinesspeopleOR, Marion Co, Salem
20BusinesspeopleOR, Multnomah Co, Portland
1BusinesspeoplePA, Allegheny Co, West Elizabeth
2BusinesspeoplePA, Beaver Co, Rochester
1BusinesspeoplePA, Bedford Co, Waterside
7BusinesspeoplePA, Berks Co, Reading
3BusinesspeoplePA, Bradford Co, Towanda
1BusinesspeoplePA, Cambria Co, Johnstown
1BusinesspeoplePA, Chester Co, West Grove
1BusinesspeoplePA, Columbia Co, Benton
11BusinesspeoplePA, Lackawanna Co, Scranton
7BusinesspeoplePA, Luzerne Co, Wilkes-Barre
1BusinesspeoplePA, Luzerne Co, Wyoming
3BusinesspeoplePA, Lycoming Co, Williamsport
1BusinesspeoplePA, Monroe Co, Stroudsburg
2BusinesspeoplePA, Northumberland Co, Milton
1BusinesspeoplePA, Northumberland Co, Northumberland
2BusinesspeoplePA, Northumberland Co, Shamokin
218BusinesspeoplePA, Philadelphia Co, Philadelphia
2BusinesspeoplePA, Susquehanna Co, Susquehanna
4BusinesspeoplePA, Warren Co, Warren
5BusinesspeoplePA, York Co, York
1BusinesspeopleRI, Providence Co, Phillipsdale
57BusinesspeopleRI, Providence Co, Providence
5BusinesspeopleRI, Providence Co, Woonsocket
1BusinesspeopleRI, Washington Co, Narragansett
2BusinesspeopleSC, Anderson Co, Williamston
2BusinesspeopleSC, Marion Co, Marion
1BusinesspeopleSC, Newberry Co, Pomaria
6BusinesspeopleSC, Spartanburg Co, Spartanburg
22BusinesspeopleTN, Shelby Co, Memphis
4BusinesspeopleTX, Anderson Co, Palestine
21BusinesspeopleTX, McLennan Co, Waco
1BusinesspeopleTX, Roberts Co, Miami
10BusinesspeopleUT, Salt Lake Co, Salt Lake City
1BusinesspeopleUT, Salt Lake Co, South Jordan
3BusinesspeopleVA, Martinsville
9BusinesspeopleVA, Petersburg
25BusinesspeopleVA, Richmond City
4BusinesspeopleVT, Caledonia Co, St Johnsbury
5BusinesspeopleVT, Rutland Co, Rutland
2BusinesspeopleVT, Windsor Co, Quechee
2BusinesspeopleVT, Windsor Co, Springfield
1BusinesspeopleWA, Franklin Co, Pasco
47BusinesspeopleWA, King Co, Seattle
10BusinesspeopleWA, Pierce Co, Tacoma
12BusinesspeopleWA, Spokane Co, Spokane
1BusinesspeopleWI, Crawford Co, Soldiers Grove
85BusinesspeopleWI, Milwaukee Co, Milwaukee
2BusinesspeopleWI, Monroe Co, Sparta
1BusinesspeopleWI, Monroe Co, Warrens
12BusinesspeopleWI, Racine Co, Racine
1BusinesspeopleWI, Sheboygan Co, Sheboygan Falls
3BusinesspeopleWI, Winnebago Co, Menasha
8BusinesspeopleWI, Winnebago Co, Oshkosh
2BusinesspeopleWI, Wood Co, Marshfield
6BusinesspeopleWV, Ohio Co, Wheeling

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