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Biographical Record: This Volume Contains Biographical Sketches of Leading ...
Biographical Publishing Co
No preview available - 2018
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Page 134 - He had held the office of Justice of the Peace for a number of years both before and after the war.
Page 332 - New York, January 15, 1836, in the spring of which year his parents removed to Michigan, settling on a farm in Washtenaw County. There he resided until his 16th year, when in 1852 his father died and the family moved to Albion, Michigan. After a year at Albion College, Mr. Ball taught school during the winters, and followed farming during the summers, his family having in the meantime gone back to the farm. In 1856 he entered the literary department of the University of Michigan, at Ann Arbor, and...
Page 251 - Sherwood is connected with the Knights of Pythias, the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks and his college society of Delta Kappa Epsilon.
Page 395 - America, he entered the medical department of the University of Pennsylvania, from which he was graduated in 1913 with the degree of Doctor of Medicine.
Page 68 - In the fall of 1850 he was in a position, financially, to enter the literary department of the University of Michigan, at Ann Arbor, where he spent three years and graduated in 1853.
Page 339 - FIRMIN (1670-1767), a learned Frenchman, was born of Protestant parents at Uzès, in Languedoc. His father died when he was but two years of age; and when, on the revocation of the edict of Nantes in 1685, the authorities took steps to have him educated in the Roman Catholic faith, his mother contrived his escape. For two years his brother and he lived as fugitives in the mountains of the Cevennes, but they at last reached Geneva, where their mother...
Page 196 - In the same year he entered the University of Michigan, at Ann Arbor, taking the classical course and graduating with his degree of AB in 1896.
Page 183 - Methodist church and he is likewise identified with the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, the Ancient Order of United Workmen and the Modern Woodmen of America.
Page 52 - Building is owned jointly by the American Institute of Electrical Engineers, the American Institute of Mining Engineers and The American Society of Mechanical Engineers, known as the Founder Societies. Its erection, and that of the Engineers' Club which adjoins, was made possible through the generosity of Mr.