A Standard History of Lorain County, Ohio: An Authentic Narrative of the Past, with Particular Attention to the Modern Era in the Commercial, Industrial, Civic and Social Development. A Chronicle of the People, with Family Lineage and Memoirs, Volume 2

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George Frederick Wright
Lewis publishing Company, 1916 - Lorain County (Ohio)
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My Great grandfathers ( William Whitney) Picture is on page 710 or 711 and his history narrative begins on the first paragraph of page 713. After all this he retired and began Whitney Real Estate in Elyria Ohio after being the Sheriff of Lorain County. My Father was William Whitney McCray and was a Realtor in 1947 when I was born. I'm a born Realtor.
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Page 902 - But these were merciful men, whose righteousness hath not been forgotten. With their seed shall continually remain a good inheritance, and their children are within the covenant.
Page 837 - His rugged honesty and sterling worth are the outcome of a close association with nature and in all the relations of life he manifests that generous hospitality and kindly human sympathy, which beget comradeship and which cement to him the friendship of all with whom he comes in contact. Successfully engaged in diversified agriculture and the raising of high-grade cattle, Mr.
Page 790 - He is also a member of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, and the Fraternal Order of Eagles, and is a member of the Congregational church.
Page 1006 - Both he and his wife are members of the Methodist Episcopal church at Newberry and active Sunday school workers.
Page 634 - The mellow notes of bugles ? What the roll Of drums? No ! Let me die Where the blue heaven bends o'er me lovingly, And the soft summer air, As it goes by me, stirs my thin, white hair, And, from my forehead, dries The death-damp, as it gathers, and the skies Seem waiting to receive My soul to their clear depths ! Or, let me leave The world, when, round my bed, Wife, children, weeping friends are gathered, And the calm voice of prayer And holy hymning shall my soul prepare To go and be at rest, With...
Page 937 - Michigan, justly claiming a high order of citizenship and a spirit of enterprise which is certain to conserve consecutive development and marked advancement in the material upbuilding of the section.
Page 1020 - Heyser is a noble illustration of what independence, self-faith and persistency can accomplish in America. He is a self-made man in the most significant sense of the word for no one helped him in a financial way and he is selfeducated.
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Page 713 - Masons, a member of the Knights of Pythias, the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, and...

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