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" I was brought up on a farm and received a common school education, but as my parents were poor, I had to work as soon as I was old enough. "
Biographical Sketches of the Nebraska Legislature; and National and State ... - Page 19
by W. A. Howard - 1895 - 300 pages
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Portrait and Biographical Album of Isabella County, Mich: Containg ...

Isabella County (Mich.) - 1884 - 589 pages
...aged 84 years. The father was one year older and died in 1853, in the State of New York. Mr. Fraser was brought up on a farm and received a common school education. He left home at the age of 20 years to begin life on his own responsibility. His first venture of any...
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EARLY HISTORY WITH BIOGRAPHIES OF STATE OFFICERS

1888
...in Cheshire, Mass., Sept. 27, 1790. In 1795 he removed with his parents to Ontario county, NY, where he was brought up on a farm, and received a common school and academical education. Me served in the war of 1812. In 1832 he located thirty eighty acre tractsin...
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Early History of Michigan: With Biographies of State Officers, Members of ...

Michigan - 1888 - 745 pages
...the state of New York in 1830. In 1835 he removed with his parents to Canton, Wayne county, Michigan. Was brought up on a farm and received a common school education. Became a carpenter and joiner by trade and followed it for years. He was Representative in 1861-2....
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Historical collections of Ohio: an encyclopedia of the state ; history both ...

Henry Howe - History - 1891
...parents in 1828 to Franklin county, Ohio, where he has ever since resided, except as hereinafter noted. He was brought up on a farm, and received a common school education, supplemented by select school and private instructions. Began teaching in the common schools in 1844....
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Roster of Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines of the War of 1812, the Mexican War ...

Nebraska. Office of the Secretary of State, Joel A. Piper - Mexican War, 1846-1848 - 1895 - 538 pages
...population, 176,550. OMER MADISON KEМ, of Broken Bow, was born in Wayne county, Indiana, November 13, 1855; was brought up on a farm and received a common school education ; removed to Custer county, Nebraska, in March, 1882, where he entered land under the homestead law...
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Worcester of Eighteen Hundred and Ninety-eight: Fifty Years a City : a ...

Franklin Pierce Rice - Worcester (Mass.) - 1899 - 13 pages
...union, all of whom survive. Jesse Partelow Taber was born in Upham, New Brunswick, April 15, 1850. He was brought up on a farm, and received a common school education. His grandfather settled in that place many years before, coming from Newport, Rhode Island. He was...
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Biographies and Portraits of the Progressive Men of Iowa: Leaders ..., Volume 1

Iowa - 1899
...married in 1849 to 30 Barbara Banden, also a native of Scotland. He died December 16, 1891. JH Coutts was brought up on a farm, and received a common school education. Although he has been called to fill the highest position of responsibility in "his county, he has at...
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Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History ..., Volume 2

Howard Louis Conard - Missouri - 1901
...David A., lawyer, legislator and Congressman, was born in Blair County, Pennsylvania, March 18, 1844. He was brought up on a farm and received a common school education, supplemented by a course at a seminary in Williamsport. He removed to Missouri at an early age, and...
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Little visits with great Americans: or, Success ideals and how to ..., Volume 1

Orison Swett Marden - Success - 1904 - 726 pages
...projectiles. The credit of William Rufus Shafter was born at Galesburg, Michigan, October 16, 1835. He was brought up on a farm and received a common school education. He entered the Union army as first lieutenant of the Seventh Michigan infantry. He rose in rank, and...
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Commemorative Biographical Record of the Upper Lake Region

Minnesota - 1905 - 554 pages
...of the Bashaw Valley. Mr. Tripp was born in the town of Hanover, Jackson Co., Mich., Feb. 10, 1847. He was brought up on a farm and received a common school education. His parents were Job and Eliza (Sargeant) Tripp, the former a native of New York State, the latter...
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