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161. 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 Alson Alexander White, or Alson White, an officer of the Badger Lumber Company. Born in Iowa in 1852 and coming to Kansas City in 1886 as treasurer of the company and "vice-president...

162. 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 Moore, a farmer in Washington Township of Jackson County, born in Kentucky in 1830 and brought here by his parents in 1839. Description of his father William Moore (ca. 1757-1843),...

163. 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 Churchill White, "president of the Citizens' National Bank." Born in Kentucky in 1825 and raised in Liberty, Missouri, becoming a store clerk there (at the store of David Roberts)...

164. 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 Photo and bio of Captain John Weller (1825-1884), a real estate developer and former riverboat captain. Born in Illinois in 1825 and coming to Jackson County, Missouri in 1854 as a farmer before operating...

165. 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 J. S. Whitsett, a farmer born in Jackson County, Missouri in 1845 and serving the Confederacy during the Civil War.

166. 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 Dr. Ernest Von Quast, a physician born in German in 1853 and emigrating to Kansas City in 1883.

167. 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 Newton Vaughn, a farmer born in Jackson County in 1845 and becoming a Santa Fe freighter during the Civil War.

168. 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 Photo and bio of Dr. Clarence Ussher, a physician and minister of Kansas City. Born in Illinois in 1870 and coming to Kansas City around 1890, "serv[ing] as assistant pastor of Christ church of Kansas...

169. 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 Photo and bio of Hugh Ward, a former Missouri state representative of Kansas City. Born in Westport in 1864 and coming to Kansas City in 1889 as a lawyer.

170. 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 Dr. R. P. Waring, "health officer of Kansas City." Born in Virginia in 1848 and coming to Kansas City in 1880 as a physician before being appointed city health officer in 1890, "introduc[ing]...

171. 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 Dr. L. G. Van Scoyoc, a physician born in Pennsylvania in 1853 and coming to Kansas City in 1890 as "the chair of minor and orificial surgery in the Kansas City Homeopathic College."...

172. 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 Stubbins Watts, "[t]he well known miller on Indian creek" in the South Kansas City village of Dallas, Missouri. Born in Saint Charles County, Missouri in 1838 as a son of Anthony...

173. 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 Dr. Walter Sewell Wheeler, or Walter Wheeler, a physician born in Virginia in 1859 and moving to "Moundville, Missouri" in 1885 before coming to Kansas City in 1888, with residence...

174. 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 Joel Wells, a farmer born in Jackson County, Missouri in 1855 and moving to Johnson County, Kansas in 1882. Description of his father, John Wells (1826-1893), a Santa Fe freighter...

175. 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 Henry Ess, "one of the prominent lawyers of Kansas City and a native of Audrain county, Missouri," born in 1840 and coming to Kansas City in 1865.

176. 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 Dr. Mark Edgerton, "ex-dean and professor of materia medica in the Kansas City Homeopathic Medical College," born in New York in 1854 and moving to several towns before arriving...

177. 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 Photo and bio of George Elliott, "assistant prosecuting attorney of Jackson county," born in Howard County, Missouri, in 1851 and coming to Kansas City in 1887.

178. 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 Photo and bio of Frederick Esslinger, "the owner of fine vineyards" and "an improved wine garden" in Westport, born in Germany in 1818 and emigrating to the United States in 1850. Description of his career,...

179. 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 Dr. T. J. Eaton, "one of the old practitioners of Kansas City," born in Ohio in 1840 and moving to various places before coming to Kansas City in 1873 as "one of the original faculty...

180. 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 Blake Woodson, a lawyer born in Virginia in 1835 and coming to Kansas City in 1861 as a Confederate veteran, becoming prosecuting attorney and a judge here in the 1880s.