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Amasa Stone

Amasa Stone, American railroad builder, philanthropist.

Background

  • Stone, Amasa was born on April 27, 1818 in Charlton, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Amasa and Esther (Boyden) Stone.

  • Career

    • Director of merged system. Director Lake Shore R.R., 1872-1874. President of bank at Toledo, O.

      Director Western Union Telegraph Company. President Mercer Iron & Coal Company.

    Connections

    • Married Julia Ann Gleason, January 13, 1842, 3 children.
    • father: Amasa Stone
    • mother: Esther (Boyden) Stone
    • spouse: Julia Ann Gleason
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    Died March 11, 1883
    (aged 64)
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