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1. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. 1896 Biographical sketch of U. R. Holmes, "one of the representative farmers and respected citizens of Washington township, Jackson county, Missouri," born in Tennessee in 1846 and moving to Jackson County,...

2. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. 1896 Biographical sketch of John Tyer, "one of the foremost farmers of Fort Osage township, Jackson county, Missouri." Born in Linn County, Missouri in 1839 and raised in Jackson County.

3. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. 1896 Biographical sketch of George Cassell, "one of the respected farmers of Brooking township, Jackson county, Missouri," born in Kentucky in 1837 and moving to Jackson County in about 1847, becoming engaged...

4. Abraham Chrisman, Jr. Abraham Chrisman, Jr. 1896 Biographical sketches of Abraham Chrisman, Jr., and his father, Abraham Chrisman, Sr., both farmers in Jackson County, Missouri. Description of the elder's move to Independence from Virginia as a pioneer...

5. Dictionary of Missouri Biography Dictionary of Missouri Biography 1999 Biography of John Bristow Wornall (1822-1892), "one of Jackson County's more prosperous farmers" and owner of the Wornall House residence built in 1858, later a Confederate sympathizer and realtor in the...

6. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference 1901 Portrait and biographical sketch of John Guinn, "one of the widely known and eminently successful farmers of Missouri," born in Tennessee in 1832 and coming to Missouri in 1865 as a former railroad investor,...

7. History of Caldwell and Livingston Counties, Missouri History of Caldwell and Livingston Counties, Missouri //1886 Biographical sketch of Haman Hemry, a "Farmer and Stock-raiser" in Hamilton, Missouri, and the story of the murder of his brother, Isaac Hemry (1828-1885), in 1885. Description of both brothers, natives...

8. History of Caldwell and Livingston Counties, Missouri History of Caldwell and Livingston Counties, Missouri //1886 Biographical sketches of John Parmenter and William Parmenter, farmers and stock-raisers in Caldwell County, Missouri. Description of John as born in England in 1832 and emigrating to Missouri in 1866....

9. History of Howard and Cooper Counties, Missouri History of Howard and Cooper Counties, Missouri //1883 Biographical sketch of Otho Ashcraft, one "[a]mong the intelligent and well-to-do farmers of Howard county," Missouri, in Boone's Lick Township, with "a good farm of nearly 250 acres," and the grandson...

10. History of Howard and Cooper Counties, Missouri History of Howard and Cooper Counties, Missouri //1883 Biographical sketch of Humphrey Walker, "one of the first farmers and most respected citizens of Howard county," Missouri, born there in 1853 as "son of Hon. John Walker, now state auditor of Missouri."...

11. History of the State of Kansas History of the State of Kansas //1883 Portrait and biographical sketch of B. F. Harpster, a banker and former farmer in Doniphan County, Kansas, born in Ohio in 1846 and arriving in Kansas in 1873 as a grain elevator operator, becoming president...

12. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Biographical sketch of Fritz Engelhard, "general manager of the Farmers' Cooperative Shipping Association, with headquarters at Kansas City," born in Nebraska in 1877 and moving to Oregon before arriving...

13. Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present 1935 One page of biography about James Butler Bowlin, or James Bowlin (1804-1874), "a Representative from Missouri," moving to Missouri from Virginia in 1833 as a lawyer, establishing the "Farmers and Mechanics...

14. Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present 1935 Biographical sketch of William Rice, "one of the foremost farmers and stockmen of Smithville, Clay county, Missouri, and a former outstanding member of the Missouri state legislature." Born in Clay County...

15. P. I. Wallingford P. I. Wallingford 1877 Biographical sketch of P. I. Wallingford, "one of the substantial farmers of Washington township," born in Platte County, Missouri in 1844 and moving to Jackson County in 1867.

16. Pen and Sunlight Sketches of Greater Kansas City Pen and Sunlight Sketches of Greater Kansas City //1914, ca. Real estate company handling "both city and farm property."

17. Robert Harra Robert Harra 1896 Biographical sketch of Robert Harra, "one of the enterprising and well-to-do farmers of Fort Osage township" of Jackson County, Missouri, born there in 1852.

18. The History of Black Business in America The History of Black Business in America 1998 One paragraph about Junius G. Groves, "one of the most successful post-Reconstruction commercial farmers," overcoming birth in slavery to become a wealthy entrepreneur in agriculture and distribution of...

19. The History of Henry and St. Clair Counties, Missouri The History of Henry and St. Clair Counties, Missouri //1883 Biographical sketches of Reuben Slavens and his brother George Slavens, farmers in Henry County, Missouri (two counties southeast of Jackson County). Description of Reuben as being born in Ohio in 1825...

20. The United States Biographical Dictionary and Portrait Gallery of Eminent and Self-Made Men The United States Biographical Dictionary and Portrait Gallery of Eminent and Self-Made Men //1878 Biographical sketch of Dr. Alexander Dockery, a physician born in Livingston County, Missouri, in 1845 and moving from Chillicothe to Gallatin, Missouri, in 1874, practicing medicine and establishing "the...