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John Crerar

John Crerar, American railroad executive, philanthropist.

Background

  • Crerar, John was born on March 8, 1827 in New York City. Son of John and Agnes (Smeallie) C. Manufacturer railroad supplies, contractors materials, Chicago, 1859.

  • Career

    • Director 11; president Chgo.

    Connections

    • father: John Mfr
    • mother: Agnes (Smeallie) C. Mfr
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    Born March 8, 1827
    Died October 19, 1889
    (aged 62)
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