List of Businesspeople

With their years and location of service

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List of Businesspeople
BankerWalter 1910NYNew York CoNew York City
ManufacturerJohn Whittaker 1910CTNew Haven CoWaterbury
InsuranceCharles Edgar 1915-1917CTHartford CoHartford
SalesmanHoward Ferris 1919ILCook CoChicago
BrokerMorgan Orland 1910CALos Angeles CoLos Angeles
BrokerGeorge Townsend 1895NYNew York CoNew York City
BankerAlfred Lawrence 1910MAWorcester CoWorcester
Real EstateHarold Larov 1914-1917MASuffolk CoBoston
SalesmanDurfee Sexton 1913-1915NYMonroe CoRochester
BrokerEarle 1908NYNew York CoNew York City
InsuranceElbridge Cutler 1865-1870OHHamilton CoCincinnati
InsuranceElbridge Cutler 1884-1892NYNew York CoNew York City
BusinessFreeman 1893-1900CASan Francisco CoSan Francisco
MerchantIra Richard 1882-1885NYNew York CoNew York City
ManufacturerJaines Ferpisoti 1895CTNew Haven CoMeriden
MerchantJohn Dewitt Hamilton 1876-1887CASan Francisco CoSan Francisco
BusinessMarcus Clyde 1879-1892NYMadison CoHamilton
InsuranceWalter Bateman 1901-1906CTHartford CoHartford
BusinessWilliam Ryal 1883-1909MNRamsey CoSt Paul
MerchantZachariah Nelson 1890NYKings CoBrooklyn
Dry Goods MerchantWilliam P. 1872-1883NYRensselaer CoTroy
InsuranceFrederick Brevoort 1889-1893NYNew York CoNew York City
BusinessHallock Calvin 1896NYFulton CoGloversville
ManufacturerCharles Alphonso 1880CODenver CoDenver
BusinessGeorge Parker 1910-1912NYKings CoBrooklyn
BusinessJeremiah Forest 1850-1905NYAlbany CoAlbany
BrokerIngersoll 1892-1900MASuffolk CoBoston
Real EstateArthur Ray 1906-1908NYWestchester CoMount Vernon
BusinessCharles Frederick 1861-1879NYMonroe CoRochester
Real EstateIrving Monroe 1903-1908NYWestchester CoMount Vernon
BusinessJohn Abraham 1896NYNew York CoNew York City
MerchantCharles Henry 1910MASuffolk CoBoston
InsuranceEdward Hotchkiss 1896ALJefferson CoBirmingham
InsuranceGeorge Austin 1902MNHennepin CoMinneapolis
MerchantJoseph 1857-1895OHHamilton CoCincinnati
Real EstateJoseph Hyde 1906ILCook CoChicago
BusinessMyron Morris 1919CTHartford CoHartford
MerchantWilliam Hill 1866OHHamilton CoCincinnati
SalesmanHenry Knox 1882-1883PAPhiladelphia CoPhiladelphia
GrocerSolon 1879-1890MNHennepin CoMinneapolis
Real EstateWilliam Henry 1883-1885MAMiddlesex CoChestnut Hill
BusinessEdward West 1878-1881MAHampden CoWestfield
MerchantWilliam Holt 1904NYMonroe CoRochester
BookkeeperMarcellus Chandler 1904-1905NYNew York CoNew York City
BusinessAustin Lewis 1910NYNew York CoNew York City
BusinessCuyler Wesley 1917NYMonroe CoRochester
MerchantCharles Fullerton 1879MASuffolk CoBoston
BankerHorace 1910NYNew York CoNew York City
ManufacturerWilliam Rhodes 1860-1870MASuffolk CoBoston
BookkeeperEarl Franklin 1907NYNew York CoNew York City
ManufacturerJames Wallace 1910MECumberland CoPortland
ManufacturerJames Wallace 1910MECumberland CoPortland
MerchantLewis Arthur 1880OHCuyahoga CoCleveland
MerchantWilliam Silas 1907MAMiddlesex CoCambridge
BusinessCharles Henry 1885-1892NYNew York CoNew York City
BusinessEdward Everett 1885-1886NYAlbany CoAlbany
BusinessFrancis Marion 1878MDBaltimore City
BusinessHenry 1869-1880NYNew York CoNew York City
BankerBernadotte 1878NYKings CoBrooklyn
BusinessNathan Disbrow 1852-1858NYNew York CoNew York City
BusinessLorenzo Giles La 1882PALackawanna CoScranton
SalesmanEarl Herbert 1919OHCuyahoga CoCleveland
BusinessEverett 1880-1881NYNew York CoNew York City
BankerArthur Latham 1868-1871NYNew York CoNew York City
Real EstateAshbel Hinman 1900NYNew York CoNew York City
BusinessAlmond 1874-1878PAPhiladelphia CoPhiladelphia
InsuranceAlmond 1889-1893OHHamilton CoCincinnati
BusinessAlmond 1893-1898MASuffolk CoBoston
InsuranceAlmond 1898PADauphin CoHarrisburg
ManufacturerEdmund Drinan 1895-1897PAPhiladelphia CoPhiladelphia
BrokerCharles Leffingwell 1881-1887NYOneida CoUtica
ManufacturerAldrich 1906CASan Francisco CoSan Francisco
InsuranceHarry Arthur 1901-1902CTMiddlesex CoMiddletown
BusinessAlfred S. 1844-1858NYNew York CoNew York City
InsuranceMarcus Fred 1888MIKent CoGrand Rapids
InsuranceMark Alphonso 1910-1911MIWayne CoDetroit
InsuranceMark Alphonso 1912OHLucas CoToledo
ManufacturerEdward 1910NYMonroe CoRochester
BookkeeperHenry, Jr 1859-1861LAOrleans ParishNew Orleans
ManufacturerClinton Lewis 1910MECumberland CoPortland
ManufacturerClinton Lewis 1910MECumberland CoPortland
ManufacturerHartley Cone 1878-1888MECumberland CoBrunswick
BusinessWalter Cabot 1884-1896MASuffolk CoBoston
MerchantCharles Carr 1889-1890NYMonroe CoRochester
ManufacturerFred Wahn 1902-1904CTNew Haven CoWaterbury
BusinessJoseph Henry 1879-1881CTNew Haven CoNew Haven
InsuranceJohn Spring 1899-1905NYCayuga CoAuburn
BankerHoward Parry 1908NYNew York CoNew York City
BankerIsaac, Jr 1867-1870NYNew York CoNew York City
BankerAugust 1910NYNew York CoNew York City
BusinessAlfred Davies 1908-1915NYNew York CoNew York City
InsuranceWilliam Alexander 1907TNDavidson CoNashville
ManufacturerGeorge Murray 1901-1906NYNew York CoNew York City
MerchantRaymond Marshall 1906NYMonroe CoRochester
ManufacturerArtemas 1873-1881NJEssex CoNewark
BusinessJoseph Smith 1871MASuffolk CoBoston
BankerOtis Munro 1875NYOnondaga CoBaldwinsville
BrokerWalter Irving 1892MASuffolk CoBoston
BankerDavid Lane 1910KYJefferson CoLouisville
ManufacturerHenry 1910MAWorcester CoWorcester

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6BusinesspeopleCT, New Haven Co, Meriden
12BusinesspeopleCT, New Haven Co, New Haven
6BusinesspeopleCT, New Haven Co, Waterbury
5BusinesspeopleCT, New London Co, New London
5BusinesspeopleGA, Fulton Co, Atlanta
3BusinesspeopleIA, Clinton Co, Clinton
3BusinesspeopleIA, Fayette Co, Fayette
3BusinesspeopleIA, Polk Co, Des Moines
84BusinesspeopleIL, Cook Co, Chicago
7BusinesspeopleIL, McLean Co, Bloomington
14BusinesspeopleIN, Marion Co, Indianapolis
4BusinesspeopleKS, Shawnee Co, Topeka
3BusinesspeopleKY, Jefferson Co, Louisville
9BusinesspeopleLA, Orleans Parish, New Orleans
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5BusinesspeopleMA, Berkshire Co, Pittsfield
3BusinesspeopleMA, Bristol Co, Fall River
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4BusinesspeopleMA, Middlesex Co, Cambridge
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149BusinesspeopleMA, Suffolk Co, Boston
3BusinesspeopleMA, Suffolk Co, Jamaica Plain
13BusinesspeopleMA, Worcester Co, Worcester
11BusinesspeopleMD, Baltimore City
5BusinesspeopleME, Cumberland Co, Brunswick
33BusinesspeopleME, Cumberland Co, Portland
4BusinesspeopleME, Kennebec Co, Augusta
8BusinesspeopleME, Penobscot Co, Bangor
3BusinesspeopleME, Washington Co, Calais
9BusinesspeopleMI, Kent Co, Grand Rapids
20BusinesspeopleMI, Wayne Co, Detroit
11BusinesspeopleMN, Hennepin Co, Minneapolis
5BusinesspeopleMN, Ramsey Co, St Paul
3BusinesspeopleMN, St Louis Co, Duluth
12BusinesspeopleMO, Jackson Co, Kansas City
4BusinesspeopleMS, Tate Co, Senatobia
3BusinesspeopleMS, Yalobusha Co, Water Valley
6BusinesspeopleNC, New Hanover Co, Wilmington
4BusinesspeopleNE, Douglas Co, Omaha
2BusinesspeopleNE, Lancaster Co, Lincoln
17BusinesspeopleNJ, Essex Co, Newark
4BusinesspeopleNJ, Hudson Co, Jersey City
3BusinesspeopleNJ, Passaic Co, Paterson
3BusinesspeopleNJ, Union Co, Elizabeth
4BusinesspeopleNJ, Union Co, Plainfield
13BusinesspeopleNY, Albany Co, Albany
13BusinesspeopleNY, Broome Co, Binghamton
5BusinesspeopleNY, Cayuga Co, Auburn
28BusinesspeopleNY, Erie Co, Buffalo
3BusinesspeopleNY, Fulton Co, Gloversville
4BusinesspeopleNY, Jefferson Co, Watertown
18BusinesspeopleNY, Kings Co, Brooklyn
18BusinesspeopleNY, Madison Co, Hamilton
33BusinesspeopleNY, Monroe Co, Rochester
338BusinesspeopleNY, New York Co, New York City
4BusinesspeopleNY, Niagara Co, Lockport
12BusinesspeopleNY, Oneida Co, Utica
3BusinesspeopleNY, Onondaga Co, Baldwinsville
17BusinesspeopleNY, Onondaga Co, Syracuse
2BusinesspeopleNY, Ontario Co, Geneva
2BusinesspeopleNY, Queens Co, Flushing
9BusinesspeopleNY, Rensselaer Co, Troy
3BusinesspeopleNY, Saratoga Co, Saratoga Springs
3BusinesspeopleNY, Westchester Co, Mount Vernon
3BusinesspeopleOH, Butler Co, Oxford
28BusinesspeopleOH, Cuyahoga Co, Cleveland
3BusinesspeopleOH, Erie Co, Sandusky
6BusinesspeopleOH, Franklin Co, Columbus
21BusinesspeopleOH, Hamilton Co, Cincinnati
6BusinesspeopleOH, Lucas Co, Toledo
3BusinesspeopleOH, Mahoning Co, Youngstown
5BusinesspeopleOH, Summit Co, Akron
18BusinesspeoplePA, Allegheny Co, Pittsburgh
4BusinesspeoplePA, Dauphin Co, Harrisburg
4BusinesspeoplePA, Lackawanna Co, Scranton
45BusinesspeoplePA, Philadelphia Co, Philadelphia
26BusinesspeopleRI, Providence Co, Providence
3BusinesspeopleSD, Minnehaha Co, Sioux Falls
7BusinesspeopleTN, Davidson Co, Nashville
7BusinesspeopleTN, Shelby Co, Memphis
6BusinesspeopleUT, Salt Lake Co, Salt Lake City
5BusinesspeopleVA, Richmond City
10BusinesspeopleWA, King Co, Seattle
5BusinesspeopleWI, Milwaukee Co, Milwaukee

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