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when this occurred. He died December 30,
1730. He married Sarah Endicott, said to be
a niece of Governor John Endicott. Children,
born in Lynn, now Lynnfield, Massachusetts:
1. Elizabeth, November 16. 1686. 2. Thomas.



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August 12, 1696. 3. Samuel, October 30, 1698.
4. John, March 25, 1703; mentioned below. 5.
Jonathan, November 2,, 1710.

(III) John, son of Captain Samuel Hart,
was born in Lynnfield, March 25, 1703. He
was a farmer in Lynn. His will was dated
April (), 1777, and proved December 1, 1777.
He married Mehitable Endicott, born August
14, 1699, in Boxford, daughter of Zerubbable
Jr. and Grace (Simonds) Endicott, grand-
daughter of Dr. Zerubbabel, and great-grand-
daughter of Governor John Endicott. Her
father was a merchant in Boxford. Children,
born in Lynnfield: I. John. 1733: mentioned
below. 2. Zerubbabel, 1738; died February
14, 1797. 3. Mehitable, 1743; died April 9,
1766, unmarried. 4. Sarah, married, Novem-
ber 7, 1776. Anthony Baxton.

(IV) John (2), son of John (1) Hart, was
born in 1733, and died April 11, 181 1, aged
seventy-eight. He resided in Lynnfield, and
was a farmer. He served in the revolution,
and was at the battle of Lexington, April 19,
1775; he was in Captain Ebenezer Winship's
company. Colonel John Nixon's Fifth Regi-
ment, in 1775. He married, April 19, 1757,
Lydia Curtis. Children, born in Lynnfield : I.
Jacob, baptized November 12, 1758. 2. John,
baptized October 13, 1760. 3. Ebenezer, born
November 15, 1762. 4. Mehitable, baptized
December 16, 1764. 5. William, born 1766.

6. Sarah, baptized April 23, 1769; died unmar-
ried September 22, 181 5. 7. Daniel, baptized
November 10, 1771 ; mentioned below. 8.
Joseph, baptized November 19, 1774. 9-
Lydia, baptized August 25, 1775. 10. Molly,
baptized July 18. 1779.

( Y ) Daniel, son of John (2) Hart, was born
in Lynnfield, and baptized November 10, 1771.
He was a farmer on the homestead, and died
October 20, 1827. He married, December 13,
1792, Polly Tapley, died November 2, i860,
aged nearly eighty-five years, at North Read-
ing, daughter of Joseph and Mary (Smith)
Tapley, of Lynnfield. Children: 1. David,
born April 22, 1793. 2. Daniel, October 23,
1794: mentioned below. 3. Betsey, May 22,
1797. 4. William, June 13, 1799. 5. Lucy,
August 21, 1801. 6. Phebe, October 13, 1803.

7. Aaron Tapley, March 13, 1806; died August
3, 1846, of consumption, unmarried. 8. Eli-
jah Tapley, born September 23, 1808; died
unmarried, January 18, 1848. 9. Polly, born
March 23, 181 1 ; died August 16, 1820. 10.
Joseph Tapley, born March 10, 1813. 11.
Sally Avery, April 8, 1815. 12. Clarissa Tap-



ley, P'ebruary 20, 1818. 13. Polly, November
23, 1820.

(VI) Daniel (2), son of Daniel ( 1) Hart,
was born at Lynnfield, October 23, 1794, and
died of consumption. May 31, 1855. He re-
sided at North Reading, where he was a
farmer. He married ( intentions dated Janu-
ary 1, 1821 ), Margaret Norton, born October
30, 1796, died in Reading, February 4, 1867,
daughter of Major John and Margaret ( Batch-
elder) Norton of Royalston. Her father was
a cordwainer by trade, and served in the revo-
lution, in Captain Abel Wilde's company, Col-
onel Doolittle's regiment, in June, August and
October, 1775; also in Captain Peter Wood-
bury's company, Colonel Nathan Sparhawk's
regiment, in 1778, his age given as twenty-one
years, height five feet eight inches, complex-
ion light. He was sergeant in Captain J. R.
Smith's company, under Lieutenant Colonel
Calvin Smith, in 1781 and 1782. According
to the family, he served at the battle of Bunker
Mill. He was of an Ipswich family, and
moved to Reading. His wife Margaret was
daughter of Major and Deacon John Batch-
elder, of Haverhill, granddaughter of Rev.
Samuel Batchelder. and fifth in descent from
Joshua (i), who was from Kent, England,
through John (2) of Reading. Children, born
at North Reading: 1. Eliza Norton, June 16,
1822. 2. Daniel Augustus, August 15, 1824.
3. Thomas Norton, mentioned below.

(iVII) Hon. Thomas Norton Hart, son of
Daniel J lart, was born in North Reading,
January 20, 1829. He received a common
school education in his native town, and left
home at the age of thirteen to begin his career
in Boston. Since 1842 he has been a resident
of that city. He was first a clerk in the store
of Wheelock, Pratt & Company, dry goods
dealers. After one and a half years with this
firm he returned home and attended the Read-
ing Academy for about six months, then enter-
ed the employ of C. B. Grinnell, in Hanover
street, Boston, dealer in hats and furs, where
he remained with Grinnell and other owners
until January, 1850, when he became a clerk in
the store of Philip A. Locke, dealer in hats
and furs, and his diligence and ability won
promotion from time to time. In 1855 he was
admitted to partnership by his employers. The
firm was Philip A. Locke & Co. Mr. Locke
retired, and the firm was dissolved in 1 86 1,
when Mr. Hart organized the firm of Hart,
Taylor & Company, dealers in hats, caps and
furs. His partner was Frederick B. Taylor.




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The business grew to large proportions and
was eminently successful. In the course of
time the firm became the largest in this line of
business in New England. In 1878 Mr. Hart
retired from the mercantile business with a
substantial fortune. In 1880 he was elected
president of the Mount Vernon National Bank
of Boston.

Successful as he was in business and bank-
ing, Mr. Hart is best known to the public by
his brilliant career in political life. He was
elected to the common council of the city of
Boston in 1879, and served in that body for
three years with distinction. He was pro-
moted to the board of aldermen in 1882 and
served also as an alderman in 1885 and 1886.
He was an active and influential Republican,
though always inclined to independence in
municipal affairs, eliminating politics as far
as possible from public business. He was
nominated by the Republican party for mayor
on a non-partisan platform in 1886, but was
defeated by Hugh O'Brien. Boston was then
a very strong Democratic city. Mr. Hart ran
against Mayor O'Brien in 1887, arid mater-
ially reduced the majority of the Democratic
candidate. In 1888 he was successful, defeat-
ing his former opponent at the polls and re-
ceived the largest vote ever cast for a Repub-
lican for mayor of Boston. He was again
elected in 1899 for two years, receiving the
largest vote ever cast up to that time for
mayor of Boston. His third election as mayor
was a striking evidence of the public approval.
He was an able and conscientious executive,
and fairly and consistently carried out the
policies of his platform, "to administer its
affairs faithfully, honestly, according to law,
without discrimination on account of creed or
color, nativity or party." Mayor Hart receiv-
ing many convincing proofs of the esteem
and confidence of his fellow-citizens, espec-
ially from those who respected the old-fash-
ioned virtues of honesty and public economy
and favored his policy of "pay-as-you-go" for
cities as well as persons. He taught the policy
of non-partisanship in municipal affairs effec-
tively. He was appointed in 1891 postmaster
of the city of Boston by President Harrison,
and he filled the office with ability and effi-
ciency until his successor was appointed by
President Cleveland, June 30, 1893. He was
well liked by Democrats as well as Republi-
cans in the postmastership as well as the may-
oralty. Since his retirement from public life,
he has not ceased to take an interest in politics
and to use his influence effectively in matters



pertaining to the municipal welfare and prog-
ress. Few men have secured and held so
fully and unreservedly the sincere regard of
their fellow-citizens in commercial, financial,
civil and religious life.

Mr. Hart is a member of the Chamber of
Commerce, and for three years was a mem-
ber of the Clearing House committee. He was
for many years trustee of the Penny Savings
Bank of Boston. He is a member of the Mer-
chants and Algonquin Clubs of Boston. In
religion he is a Unitarian. During the pastor-
ate of Rev. Minot J. Savage, he was a member
of the Church of the Unity and an officer of
the society. For many years he has been a
member of the Arlington Street Church. He
is a life member of the American Unitarian
Association, and was the treasurer. He is
fond of out-door sports, and has been for
many years a member of the Hull Yacht Club.
He is interested in art and belongs to the Bos-
ton Art Club. His home is on Commonwealth
avenue, Boston. He has a summer cottage at
Swampscott, Massachusetts.

He married, April 30, 1850, Elizabeth Snow.
born at Bowdoin, Maine, May 26, 1822, daugh-
ter of John and Elizabeth ( Ridley ) Snow.
Mrs. Hart died November 16, 1906. Their
only child, Abbie Snow, born September 22,
185 1, married, June 4, 1885, Carl Wilhelm
Ernst, A. M., born April 21, 1845, in Eddesse,
Germany, son of Rev. Carl Ernst. Mr. Ernst
is a writer and newspaper man of Boston.



(For first generation see Rowland Stebbins lj.

( II ) John, son of Rowland
STEBBINS Stebbins, was born in Eng-
land, in 1626, and died March
7, 1678, at Northampton, Massachusetts. He
resided in Springfield, and in 1649 was granted
a house lot next his father's land. In 165 1
he is mentioned as being of Roxbury, Massa-
chusetts, and the same year he bought a house
in Springfield. He received other grants of
land. He was selectman in 1655, and in 1656
settled in Northampton, and lived at the lower
end of Pudding Lane, now Hawley street. He
owned a saw mill, which was situated in East-
hampton. He served as measurer of land, and
was on committees to lay out highways ; was
on the jury in 1 661. fie signed the church
covenant June 18, 1661. and was on the com-
mittee to build the meeting house. He contrib-
uted toward the support of Harvard College,
and in 1675-78 served as selectman of North-
ampton. The manner of his death was unusual,
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killed by witches. He probably met his death
in some accident in the saw mill of which he
was part owner. It is said that "while sawing
at his mill, the logs would roll over him, set
in motion by witches, by which he was severely
bruised." The inquest was held, and showed
that more than half of the jurymen believed
that his death was due to supernatural means.
The first report said that there was a "warmth
and heate in his Body yt dead persons are not
usual to have;" and that there were "fower
places upon his breast yt seemed to have been
1 'hitched, though the doctor informed ym that
in his life time there was a swelling between
the J 'hitches." His neck was as flexible as
that of a living person ; upon his body were
found "several hundred of spots," that looked
as if they "had been slrott with small short,"
and when they were scraped there were holes
under them. On the second examination,
made soon after the first one, they found, "the
body somewhat more cold yn before, his joynts
more limber," and several bruises not pre-
viously discovered. A large number of women
were summoned by Joseph Hawley to exam-
ine and touch him, to see if the witch could
be found. Blood flowed when a certain woman
touched him, but only one could see it, so
nothing was done.

He married (first) March 14, 1646, at
Springfield, Ann ( Munson ) Munden, died in
1656, widow of Abraham Munden; (second)
December 17, 1657, at Northampton, Abigail,
daughter of Robert and Anne Bartlett. She
married (second), December 28, 1681, Jede-
diah Strong, and was killed by a fall from her
horse, while passing through South Hadley
Falls on her way to visit her children by her
first husband. She had started October 10,
1710, from Northampton, to go to Coventry,
Connecticut. Children: 1. John, born Janu-
ary 28, 1647. 2 - Thomas, born February 24,
1649; died April 24, 1650. 3. Anna, born
April 10, 1651 ; died May 6, 1652 or 1653. 4.
Edward, born July 12, 1653; died October 14,
1653. 5- Benoni, born June 23, 1655. 6. Sam-
uel, born January 21, 1658. 7. Abigail, born
September 6, 1660. 8. Thomas, born May 6,
1662, mentioned below. 9. Hannah, July 8,
1664. 10. Mary, September 10, 1666. 11.
Sarah, June 4, 1668. 12. Joseph, January 17,
1669; died June 3, 168 1. 13. Deborah, born
March 5, 1671-2. 14. Rebecca, baptized Feb-
ruary 26, 1676. 15. Thankful, born May 11,
1678.

(Ill) Thomas, son of John Stebbins, was
born May 6, 1662, at Northampton, and died



there April 28, 1712. He took the oath of
allegiance February 8, 1678, and was fence
viewer in 1695-6, 1706-7 and 1709-10. He
married, September 26, 1684, at Northampton,
Elizabeth Wright, born July 31, 1666, daugh-
ter of Samuel and Elizabeth (Burt) Wright.
She married (second) John Hannum. Chil-
dren: 1. Elizabeth, born October 31, 1685. 2 -
Thomas, born April 2, 1689; died June 25,
1752. 3. Hannah, born 1691. 4. Josiah, born
September, 1694; died 1725. 5. Joseph, born
March 30, 1697; mentioned below. 6. Experi-
ence, born March 14, 1699; died young. 7.
Asahel, born April 10, 1701. 8. Experience,
March 18, 1703. 9. Mary, December 26, 1705.

(IV) Joseph, son of Thomas Stebbins, was
born March 30, 1697, at Northampton, and
died January 31, 1780, at Northfield. He
first settled at Deerfield, and in 1726 bought
a place in Northfield, and lived there the rest
of his life. In 1750 he built a house near
Asheulot, which remained in the family for
several generations. In 1763 he built a house
on the west side of the river, in what is now
Vernon. He married, in 1718, at North-
ampton, Mary Williams, born February 13,
1 701, died December 23, 1786, daughter of
Zebediah and Sarah (Arms) Williams. Chil-
dren: 1. Mary, born July 11, 1719. 2. Joseph,
January 13, 1720. 3. Zebediah, Ocober 29,
1723. 4. Sarah, January 27, 1727. 5. Josiah,
October 20, 1729; mentioned below. 6. Anna,
September 5 or 25, 173 1 ; died November 5,
1732. 7. Ann, born November 10, 1734. 8.
Elizabeth, October 8, 1736. 9. Elisha, March

16, 1743-

( V ) Josiah, son of Joseph Stebbins, was
born October 20, 1729, at Northfield, and died
October 30, 18 13, at South West Winchester,
New Hampshire, where he was a farmer. He
married (first), February 14, 1754, Mary
Howe, born at Northfield, May 26, 1735, died
May 14, 1794, daughter of Nehemiah and
Margaret (Willard) Howe; (second) Abigail
Batchelder, died July 26, 1805, in her seventy-
second year, probably daughter of Daniel and
Abigail ( Butnam) Batchelder, of Beverly. He

married (third) about 1809, Very, of

Winchester, widow. Children: 1. Patty, born
February 2, 1755. 2. Sophia, baptized June
: 3> l 75 (K 3- Josiah, baptized January 15,
1758. 4. Arad, baptized October 21, 1759.
5. Lucy, baptized March 1, 1761. 6. Elihu,
baptized March 7, 1763; mentioned below. 7.
Mary, baptized March 31, 1765. 8. Eli, born
February 1 or 15, 1767. 9. Hixel, baptized
July 9, 1769; died May 4, 1776. 10. Polina,



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baptized October 20, 177 1. 11. Matilda, bap-
tized March 13, 1774. 12. Thankful, bap-
tized April 28, 1776; died July 2, 1778.

(VI) Elihu, son of Josiah Stebbins, was
baptized March 7, 1762-3, and died at Hins-
dale, New Hampshire, April 23, 1846. He
was a farmer at Hinsdale, and married, March
24, 1786, Lucretia Wright, born March 1,
1763, died December 7, 1843, daughter of
Eldad and Anne (Taylor) Wright. Children:
1. Miranda, born November 22, 1787; died
February 3, 1803. 2. Thankful, born Novem-
ber 10, 1789. 3. Lucretia, born November 2,
1791 ; died October 17, 1798. 4. Infant, born
March 27, died April 15, 1793. 5. Elihu, born
March 2j, 1794; mentioned below. 6. Polina,
born March 2, 1796; died October 10, 1798.
7. Jerusha, born March 24, 1798; died Febru-
ary 20, 1866. 8. Lockhart W., born June 3,
1800. 9. Lucretia, born February 25, 1802;
died May 15, 1813. 10. Miranda, born No-
vember 6, 1804.

(VII) Elihu (2), son of Elihu (1) Steb-
bins, was born at Hinsdale, New Hampshire,
March 27, 1794, and died there October 19,
1871. He was a farmer there, and in June,
1795, was one of the subscribers to a petition
to "grant a Lottery to raise fifteen Hundred
Dollars for the purpose of making Saud Roads
& Bridges with the other Expence." He was
an attendant of the Congregational church,
and was a Whig in politics. He married, No-
vember 11, 1824, at Hinsdale, Sarah Gay
Hooker, born June 22, 1797, daughter of Seth
and Abigail (Gay) Hooker, granddaughter of
Rev. John Hooker, of Northampton, who suc-
ceeded Jonathan Edwards as pastor of the
Northampton church. Children: 1. John
Mills, born December 27, 1825; mentioned
below. 2. Sarah Hooker, born July 31, 1831 ;
died October 31, 1866. 3. Edward, born
March 10, 1834; married Martha D. (Fisk)
Walker.

(VIII) John Mills, son of Elihu (2) Steb-
bins, was born in Hinsdale, December 27,
1825, and died February 11, 1888. He studied
at Amherst College for about two years, and
attended Dartmouth College two years, gradu-
ating in the class of 1848. He studied law,
was admitted to the bar in 1852, in Hampden
county, and established himself in practice in
Springfield in 1853. He was a Democrat in
politics, and active and influential in his party.
He was president of the common council in
1855, and in 1874 mayor of Springfield. At
the centennial celebration of the founding of
West Springfield he responded gracefully to



the toast : "Springfield, Mother of Towns,"
and on many other occasions he proved him-
self a gifted and convincing public speaker.
He died February 11, 1888, at Springfield. He
married, November 2^, 1853, at Hinsdale,
Harriet Cornelia Haile, born June 22, 1829,
at Chesterfield, New Hampshire, died at
Springfield, March 14, 1906, daughter of Will-
iam Haile, of Keene, New Hampshire, and
his wife Sabrana (Walker) Haile. (See Haile
family). Children: I. William Haile, born
March 29, 1858; died March 2, 1862. 2.
Frederick Haile, born May 24, i860; men-
tioned below. 3. Charles Gay, born June 13,
1863; died July 7, 1864. 4. Walter Gay, born
June 4, 1865; died October 8, 1893; graduate
of Yale College as A. B., receiving degree of
A. M. from Harvard, 1886, and A. M. 1886
from Harvard Medical School, 1886, (M. D. ).
5. Arthur Walker, born May 20, 1872; died
May 8, 1872.

1 IX) Frederick Haile, son of John Mills
Stebbins, was born in Springfield, May 24,
i860. He garduated from Yale College in
the class of j88i, and was a student at the
Harvard Law School for two years. He was
admitted to the bar of Hampden county in
1884, and has since been engaged in the prac-
tice of law at Springfield. He married, No-
vember 12, 1902, Martha Rumery Adams,
born June 28, 1870, daughter of J. Sumner
Adams, of Springfield. They have no children.



The surname Handy is of ancient
HANDY English origin, but the family

has been comparatively small
both in England and America. Richard Handy,
immigrant ancestor of the American family,
was doubtless born in England and was a sea-
faring man. Little is known of him, however.
His descendenats were numerous in Sandwich
and other Cape Cod towns. Children, born in
Sandwich: I. Richard, May 21, 1672; men-
tioned below. 2. Jonathan, November 3, 1675.
No other records of birth have been found,
but the following were heads of families in
Sandwich in 1730 and were probably his chil-
dren : 3. Hannibal. 4. Isaac. 5. John. 6.
Cornelius. 7. Zacheus. A prolific branch of
the family settled in Rhode Island. James
and Mary Handy, of Newport, Rhode Island,
had a large family, 1746-66. Anthony, James,
John, Samuel and Captain Charles Handy
were soldiers in the revolution from Rhode
Island. John Handy, Jr., of Sandwich, mar-
ried, March 6, 1745, Kezia Eldred, of Fal-
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^il) Richard (2), son of Richard (1)
Handy, was born at Sandwich, May 21, 1672.

(III) John, son or nephew of Richard (2)
Handy, was born about 1700.

(IV) John (2), son of John (1) Handy,
married. March 6, 1745, Keziah Eldred, of
Falmouth. Children: 1. John, mentioned
below. 2. Levi. And others.

(V) Job, son or nephew of John (2) Handy,
was born in Sandwich about 1750. He mar-
ried Elizabeth , who died September 10,

1846, aged eighty-eight years, seven days. Her
gravestone is standing near those of the family
of her son Hatsel K.. in the burial ground at
Hyannis. He was a soldier in the revolution
in Captain Ward Swift's company, Colonel
Freeman's regiment, in 1778; also in Captain
Elihu Clifford's company, of Sandwich, Colonel
Turner's regiment in the Rhode Island cam-
paign in 1 78 1. He was also in the navy in
1776 on the brigantine "Rising Sun." com-
manded by Captain Richard Wheeler. He
was a ship-builder and sea captain for many
years. Among his children was Hatsel K.,
born 1789, mentioned below.

(VI) Hatsel K., son of Job Handy, was
born in Sandwich in 1789, died at Hyannis,
October 12, 1851. His gravestone in the family
lot in Hyannis burial ground gives his age at
death as sixty-two years, one month and seven
days. Like his ancestors he followed the sea,
and became a master mariner. He was also a
ship-builder. He lived at Sandwich until about
1820, when he moved to Hyannis in the town
of Barnstable, Massachusetts. He married
(intention dated November 3, 1810) Sally
Holmes. His widow Sally died February 1,
i860, aged sixty-eight years, five months. She
is buried at his side in Hyannis. Her epitaph
reads :

" Not for me should tears be given
Child of God and heir of Heaven;
For to give the sweet release
Thine the Christian's death of peace."

"Precious in the sight of the Lord is the
Death of the Righteous."

Upon his gravestone is the inscription : "The
memory of the Just is blessed. Their works
do follow them."

Children, born at Sandwich: 1. Rhoda
Meriah, August 30, 181 1. 2. Sally Holmes,
October 9, 1813. 3. Gustena, October 3, 1815.

4. Hatsel, January 6, 181 7, died January 9,
1817. Children, born at Hyannis (Barnstable) :

5. Hatsel, September 20, 1821, mentioned
below. 6. Job W., November 30, 1823. 7.



Floretta, September 13, 1825. 8. Ellen A.,
January 25, 1828. 9. Benjamin F., October
31. 1829. 10. Isabella G., February 5, 1834.

(VII) Hatsel, son of Hatsel K. Handy, was
born in Hyannis, September 20, 182 1, died
April 3, 1897. He was educated in the public
schools and also followed the sea, after the
custom of his neighbors and family. He was
a master mariner for twenty-five years and one
of the best known sea captains on Cape Cod.
In later years he engaged in the retail grocery
business at Springfield, Massachusetts, set-
tling here in 1873. He married ( intention
dated December 7, 1844) Desire Bacon Lewis,
born January 9, 1820, died June 14, 1899,
daughter of Benjamin Franklin Lewis. Her
father was school master at Centerville, Cape
Cod. Children: 1. Hatsel K., born Septem-
ber 21. 1846, lost at sea October 14, 1865. 2.
Howard B., August 3, 1848. 3. Benjamin F.
4. Herbert Lewis, January 13, 1856, mentioned
below. 5. Milton. 6. Frederick, January 23,
1862, died October 15, 1862. 7. Floretta, Sep-
tember 15, 1863. 8. Winthrop. June 18, 1865,
died October 7, 1865.

(VIII) Herbert Lewis, son of Hatsel
Handy, was born in Hyannis, January 13,
1856. He attended school until he w : as six-
teen years of age, when he went to Hartford,
Connecticut, and worked for some time in a
meat market. He went to Springfield and was
employed by his brother- in the same business.
In the autumn of 1875 he followed his brother
to California and when he reached San Fran-
cisco he found himself penniless. He obtain-
ed employment in a hotel sufficient to pay for
his broad and lodging, but the hotel keeper
presented a bill, which neither of the brothers
could pay, and at last their persuasions pre-
vailed upon the proprietor and the bill was re-
mitted. By this time the young man was very
homesick, and anxious to return home, but he
had no money. He sent a message to his
father and received money enough for a first
class ticket home. He bought, however, the
cheapest ticket possible, and gave the surplus
money to his brother. Upon arriving in
Springfield he went to work for his father
who was in the grocery business in Spring-
field and remained with him four years, then
working a few months in a meat market.
Borrowing the necessary money, he went into
partnership with Mr. Cleland in the meat busi-
ness, buying out his former employer, George
\Y. I tollister. The business was a success and



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