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Business Reference, 1880

Business References taken from 1880 Historical Illustrated Atlas of the World
Published by Higgins, Bro. & Co, Lakeside Building, Chicago

This transcription was generously contributed by Joan Shepp.

Name Post Office Sec Twn Rg Business Nativity Date of Settlement
Abney, S. S. Versailles 13 43 19 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Feeder; ex-State Senator Augusta, VA 1856
Abney, W. L. Versailles 13 43 19 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Feeder Augusta, VA 1856
Adams, F. M. Otterville 9 45 19 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Dealer Frederick, VA 1858
Anthony, A. W. Versailles       Lawyer Boone, MO 1839
Adair, P. D. St. Martin 5 43 17 Farmer, Stock Dealer & Raiser; residence 7 mi. N of Versailles Morgan, MO 1836
Ashton, G. & J Barnettsville 16 42 16 Farmers, Stock Dealers & Raisers; residence 10½ mi. E of Versailles Hocking, OH 1850
Adams, WM Cape Galena 24 40 17 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Dealer Letcher, KY 1857
Allen, Thos. M Versailles 12 41 18 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Shipper Mecklenburg, VA 1843
Alfter, John H River View 32 41 19 Farmer & Stock Raiser Germany 1872
Argenbright, W.H.W Versailles 13 42 19 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Apiarist Augusta, VA 1855
Briscoe, John Versailles       Clerk of County Court Morgan, MO 1837
Bowlin, W. M. Versailles 6 42 17 Farmer & Stock Raiser Marion, AL 1858
Burns, P. R. Versailles 31 43 17 Farmer & Stock Raiser; ex-County & Circuit Clerk; res.½ mi.N of Versailles Columbiana, OH 1841
Bond, H. P. Versailles 26 41 17 Farmer & Stock Raiser; ex County Judge St. Francois, MO 1834
Brown, C. C. Versailles 36 43 17 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Dealer; res. 5 mi E of Versailles Allen, KY 1829
Brock, A. B. Barnettsville 15 42 16 Farmer, Stock Dealer & Raiser; res. ½mi N of Barnettsville Pettis, MO 1866
Boan, Marion Barnettsville 25 42 16 Farmer & Stock Raiser Greene, IL 1870
Bell, James Barnettsville 23 43 16 Farmer & Stock Raiser St. Louis, MO 1860
Brown, W. B. Excelsior 30 43 16 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Dealer; res. 7 mi. E of Versailles Morgan, MO 1831
Bond, W. I. Gravois Mills 10 40 17 Farmer & Stock Raiser St. Francois, MO 1836
Bond, P. M. Gravois Mills 33 41 17 Farmer & Stock Raiser St. Francois, MO 1838
Bond, Corban A Gravois Mills 5 40 17 Farmer & Stock Raiser Morgan, MO 1840? or 49
Collier, Jas. H Gravois Mills 4 40 17 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Contractor Greene, TN 1851
Callison, J. W. Excelsior 19 43 16 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Dealer; res. ½ mi.W of Excelsior Morgan, MO 1845
Clifton, J. M. Versailles       Stock Dealer & Shipper Hickman, KY 1857
Clark, T. B. Otterville 8 45 19 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Dealer Christian, KY 1866? or 56
Claggett, J. W. Smithton 18 45 19 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Trader Loudon, VA 1857
Comp, John W Versailles 13 42 19 Farmer & Stock Raiser; Physician & Surgeon Perry, PA 1867
Collier, John Boylers Mills 23 41 19 Farmer Somerset, PA 1849
Cambell, A. J. Boylers Mills 7 41 19 Physician & Surgeon; dealer in Drugs & Gen. Merchandise Wayne, OH 1869
Clark, G. P. Versailles       Dealer in Mineral Lands; propr.Starr Smelting Furnance; Surveyor Summit, OH 1867
Clifton & Ester         Stock Dealers & Traders    
Dale, Dave C Versailles 21 43 17 Farmer & Stock Raiser; Representative Clay, MO 1860
Devinna, P. H. Versailles 21 43 17 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Dealer Morgan, MO 1842
Daniels, David Versailles 11 42 17 Farmer & Stock Raiser Cheshire, England 1849
Dunstan, Wm. Rocky Mt 35 42 16 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Miner Cornwall, England 1842
Daniels, W Excelsior 31 43 16 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Miner Cheshire, England 1865
DeHaven, B Otterville 9 45 19 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Dealer Frederick, VA 1855
Ehlers, Anton E Florence 27 44 19 Farmer, Stock Raiser, Dep'ty Sheriff & Assessor Hamburg, Germany 1852
Ehrhardt, T.Wm. Barnettsville 24 42 16 Farmer & Stock Raiser Saxony, Germany 1867
Ellison, R. B. Smithton 21 45 19 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Dealer Washington, Ohio 1878
Ensminger, John Stover 15 42 19 Farmer & Stock Raiser, Trader & Feeder Stark, Ohio 1873
Earnest, I. H. Proctor 5 40 18 Farmer & Stock Raiser; Postmaster Morgan, MO 1847
Fish, H. R. Gravois Mills 16 41 17 Physician & Surgeon; dealer in Drugs Huron, OH 1872
French, Wm. H. Versailles 14 42 17 Farmer & Stock Raiser; res. 5½ , mi SE of Versailles Christian, KY 1834
Finley, J. M. Otterville 27 45 19 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Dealer Hawkins, TN 1834
Fitzpatrick, Thos. Cape Galena 20 40 17 Farmer & Stock Raiser Farmanaugh, Ireland 1858
Fairley, D. A. Versailles 1 40 19 Miner Highland, OH 1868
Frisch, C. & Bro. Boylers Mills 6 41 19 Dealer in Dry Goods, Groceries, Gen. Merchandise, Flour, Meal, Bran, Shipstuffs, etc. Morgan, MO 1855
Goddard, W. H. Versailles       Sheriff of Morgan Co. Knox, TN 1847
Gledhill, B. F. Versailles       Proprietor of Empire Star Mills; Millwright & Machinist Albany, N.Y. 1878
Gross, C Versailles       Surgeon Dentist, office over P.G. Woods's Drug Store; branch office, Lake Creek, Benton Co., MO Madison, IL 1839
Hanney, John A Versailles       Editor & Publisher of "Gazette" Monroe, MS 1857
Howard, Chas. B Versailles       Collector of Morgan Coounty Moniteau, MO 1871
Humes, Thos. R Gravois Mills 20 41 17 County Surveyor Smythe, VA 1847
Humes, Jos. G Gravois Mills 17 41 17 Miller & Manufacturer Smythe, VA 1847
Humes, Jas. E Gravois Mills 18 41 17 Manager of the Gravois Woolen Mills, Humes Bros., owners Rockbridge, VA 1847
Huff, J Versailles 20 42 17 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Miner Cumberland, KY 1840
Hull, Jesse C Barnettsville 3 42 16 Farmer & Stock Raiser Pendleton, VA 1836
Hummel, J. M. Florence 11 44 19 Propr.of Florence Pottery, mfg.of Stone & Earthenware; fire Brick & Tiling; Farmer & Stock Raiser Saxony Coburg, Ger. 1859
Howard, J. M. Cape Galena 18 40 16 Farmer & Stock Raiser Morgan, MO 1822
Howard, Hiram Cape Galena 17 40 16 Farmer & Stock Dealer Morgan, MO 1846
Howard, T. O. Cape Galena 17 40 16 Farmer & Stock Raiser Morgan, MO 1849
Howard, W. E. Versailles       Civil Engineer & Justice of the Peace Waterford, Ireland 1870
Hunter, S. P. Versailles 2 42 17 Farmer & Stock Dealer; res.3½ E of Versailles Franklin, VA 1841
Homan, G. W. Smithton 18 45 19 Farmer, Stock R aiser & Dealer Shenandoah, VA 1837
Homan, Isaac Otterville 16 45 19 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Feeder Shenandoah, VA 1844
Hargett, R.M. Barnettsville 15 42 16 Farmer & Stock Raiser; Physician & Surgeon; office at res., 1 mi. E of Barnettsville Bracken, KY 1860
Humes Bros.         Proprs. of Gravois Flouring & Wooler Mills    
Hunter, J. S. River View 31 41 19 Farmer, Stock Dealer, Sheep Raising a Specialty Muskingum, OH 1877
Hunter, J. H. River View 31 41 19 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Dealer; Postmaster Muskingum, OH 1867
Inglish, D. M. Barnettsville 23 42 16 Farmer, Stock Dealer & Raiser; Postmaster; Pres.Co.Court; res. 12 mi.E of Versailles Cole, MO 1866
Ivy, A. L. Gravois Mills 16 41 16 Farmer & Stock Raiser Granger, TN 1839
James, Abram Versailles 28 42 17 Propr.James' Steam Saw Mill, Carding Factory & Water Gristmill 5 mi SE of Versailles; mill is run by spring with 22 ft. fall of water Monroe, KY 1828
James, S. C. Versailles       Sale & Prescription Druggist in P.G.Woods & Co.'s Drug Store Franklin, VA 1855
Jones, Conway Versailles 13 43 18 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Feeder; res. 4 mi north of Versailles St. Louis, MO 1859
Jones, Willis B Rocky Mt. 36 42 16 Farmer & Stock Raiser McMunn, TN 1845
Keown, John Versailles 26 43 17 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Feeder Abbeville, S.C. 1832
Keown, T. J. Versailles 24 43 17 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Carpenter Abbeville, S. C. 1835
Kraxberger, M Versailles 13 42 18 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Feeder Wells, Austria 1853
Kauffman, D. D. St. Martin 16 43 17 Farmer & Stock Raiser; Minister of Mennonite Church Lehigh, PA 1869
Kays, W. O. Gravois Mills 15 41 17 Farmer & Stock Raiser Marion, IN 1825
Lumpee, J. Jr. Versailles       General Merchandise Store. Highest price paid for country produce Cole, MO 1866
Lynch, Hugh Versailles 33 43 17 Farmer & Stock Raiser, proprietor of store at Lynchburg, 2½ mi. E of Versailles Donegal, Ireland 1859
Lamm, Wm Barnettsville 19 42 16 Farmer & Stock Raiser Morgan, MO 1828
Lehman, P. C. St. Martin 3 43 17 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Dealer Cambria, PA 1869
Leib, J. S. Excelsior 7 43 16 Farmer & Stock Raiser Franklin, PA 1869
Letchworth, J. C. Versailles 10 42 18 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Feeder Cooper, MO 1837
Long, J. M. Versailles       Proprietor of Versailles Hotel Cumberland, PA 1868
Livingston & Mobley Versailles       Mfg. of Spring & Farm Wagons, Plows; Blacksmithing & Repairing    
Morris, J. F. Versailles       Superintendent of Public Schools Hickory, MO 1854
Moore, John Versailles 20 43 17 Farmer, Stock Dealer & Shipper Hardy, VA 1839
Mills, W. A. Versailles 31 43 17 Farmer & Stock Raiser, ex-County & Circuit Clerk, res. 1 mi. NE of Versailles Hamilton, OH 1860
Moore, J. Mc Versailles 36 43 18 Farmer, Stock Dealer & Raiser, res. l½ mi.NW of Versailles Morgan, MO 1848
Madole, J. S. Barnettsville 6 41 16 County Assessor, Farmer & Stock Raiser Logan, KY 1838
Martin, D. B. Excelsior 12 43 17 Farmer & Stock Raiser Cooper, MO 1860
McDow, J. M. Barnettsville 18 42 16 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Dealer, res. 8 mi.SE of Versailles Boone, MO 1852
Mobley, Wm. Versailles 11 42 17 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Feeder, Reg..Predestinary Baptist Minister, res.6 mi. E of Versailles Cumberland, KY 1834
Marriott, T. J. Versailles 33 42 18 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Feeder Roane, TN 1841
Mayfield, John Smithton 20 45 19 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Feeder Greeneville, S.C. 1866
Morris, J. J. Versailles 14 43 18 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Dealer Robertson, TN 1836
M. McDonald Gravois Mills 12 40 18 Farmer & Stock Raiser Farmanaugh, Ireland 1868
Milburn, Josephus Florence 21 44 19 School Teaching & Farming Putnam, MO 1865
Mobley, B. C. Versailles       Mfg. of Wood & Iron Work Morgan, MO 1835
Neilson, J. D. Versailles       Attorney at Law Perry, PA 1867
Parkes, W. A. Versailles       Druggist & Stock Trader Burke, N.C. 1834
Price, John E Versailles 32 43 16 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Dealer, res. 7 mi.E of Versailles Adair, KY 1849
Price, T. G. Versailles 32 43 16 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Dealer, res. 7½ mi.E of Versailles Adair, KY 1849
Price, G. R. Versailles 12 42 17 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Dealer, res. 5 mi. E of Versailles Adair, KY 1849
Price, Elwyn Versailles 28 34 17 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Dealer, res.3½ mi. E of Versailles Franklin, VA 1855
Purvis, H. C. Gravois Mills 17 40 17 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Blacksmith. Lime for sale Montgomery, MO 1854
Potter, J. H. Otterville 10 45 19 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Dealer Cooper, MO 1866
Parks, W. V. Versailles 29 43 18 Farmer & Stock Raiser Washington, VA 1853
Parks, F. C. Versailles 29 43 18 Farmer, Stock Raiser & School Teacher Montgomery, MO 1853
Rastorfer, John Gravois Mills 28 41 17 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Blacksmith Berne, Switzerland 1852
Riffle, Josiah Cape Galena 1 40 17 Stock Dealer & Merchant, Proprietor of Riffler's Im.Sig'hr., 7 stars Cambria, PA 1866
Richardson, B. R. Versailles       Attorney at Law, Real Estate Dealer & Propr. of Morgan Co. Abstract of Title-Books Niagara, Canada 1870
Ross, J. P. Versailles       Attorney at Law Ann Arundel, MD 1837
Ridler, Charles Excelsior 22 43 17 Farmer & Stock Raiser Devonshire, England 1862
Ratcliff, Thos. Excelsior 14 43 16 Farmer & Stock Raiser Morgan, MO 1849
Ross, Wm. P Barnettsville 18 42 16 Farmer & Stock Raiser, res. 7 mi. SE of Versailles Dallas, AL 1838
Rankin, J. H. Versailles       Contractor & House Builder Augusta, VA 1859
Roiter, John G Versailles 31 43 18 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Apiarist Austria, Austria 1852
Roiter, Joseph Versailles 31 43 18 Carpenter & Mechanic, res. 6 mi. W of Versailles Austria, Austria 1852
Roiter & Kraxberger Versailles       Proprietors of Steam Saw Mill 6 mi W of Versailles    
Stover, John H Versailles       Attorney at Law Centre, PA 1865
Spurlock, Jas. A Versailles       Lawyer Cannon, TN 1864
Sims, Wm Versailles 18 43 17 Farmer & Stock Raiser Franklin, TN 1836
Sims, John Versailles 35 43 17 Farmer & Stock Raiser, Public Administrator of Morgan Co. Cooper, MO 1836
Sims, John E Versailles       Farmer & Stock Raiser Morgan, MO 1843
Sharples, W. B. Barnettsville 4 42 16 Farmer & Stock Raiser New Hanover, N.C. 1850
Sousley, J. A. St. Martin's 4 43 17 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Dealer, River Pilot, res. 7 mi. N of Versailles Jefferson, KY 1866
Shank, David St. Martin's 33 44 17 Farmer, Stock Raiser, Mfr. Sorghum Syrup Rockingham, VA 1870
Snorgrass, R. A. Tipton 12 44 18 Farmer, Stock Dealer & Raiser, res. 12 mi. NE of Versailles Casey, KY 1840
Suber, M. K. Versailles       Dealer in Groc., Boots, Shoes, Clothing, Hats, Caps, Millinery; First class Gen. Store Franklin, IN 1873
Silvey, W. C. Versailles       Farmer, Stock Trader & Shipper Roane, TN 1839
Schmidli, Joseph Versailles       Mfg of Farm & Spring Wagons, Plows , Horseshoeing, general repair shop Solohurn, Switzerland 1873
Sparks, T. L. Versailles 2 43 18 Farmer, Stock Trader & Feeder, res. 6 mi. NW of Versailles Calloway, KY 1864
Shelledy, L. D. Cape Galena 6 40 16 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Dealer Johnston, IN 1865
Schmidli & Smith Cape Galena       Mfg. of Wagons, and General Merchandise    
Saraghan, Peter Cape Galena 13 40 17 Farmer & Stock Raiser Cavan, Ireland 1858
Seifert, Frederick Gravois Mills 36 41 17 Farmer & Stock Raiser Altenburg, Germany 1877
Stealey, Edmund Gravois Mills 8 40 17 Farmer & Miner North Wales 1868
Silvey, J. M. Gravois Mills 20 41 17 Farmer & Stock Raiser Laclede, MO 1843
Smith, W . H. Otterville 10 45 19 Farmer, Stock Raiser, Dealer & Trader Hunterdon, N. J. 1877
Smiley, Hugh Versailles 29 43 18 Farmer & Stock Raiser Robertson, TN 1851
Sengelaub, H Versailles       Mfg. & repairer of Saddles & Harness Hesse Cassel, Germany 1868
Simmons, D. G. Florence 15 44 19 Farmer & Stock Raiser Morgan, MO 1848
Simmons, L. F. Florence 15 44 19 Farmer & Stock Raiser Morgan, MO 1851
Salmon, J. M. Versailles 11 42 18 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Feeder, res. 4 mi. SW of Versailles Greenville, S. C. 1840
Stover & Stover Versailles       Real Estate Agents    
Stover & Neilson Versailles       Attorneys at Law    
Townley, J. L. Versailles       Proprietor of Agriculltural Store, Notary Public; highest price paid for mineral Tazewell, IL 1837
Thruston, J. B. Versailles       Physician & Surgon, office on Monroe St., NW cor. Pub.Square Greenevile, S.C. 1833
Townley, T. R. Excelsior 29 43 16 Farmer & Stock R aiser Morgan, MO 1837
Thixton, A. Gravois Mills 6 41 17 Farmer Jefferson, KY 1836
Woods, P. G. & Co. Versailles       Proprietors of Brick Drug Store, Drugs, Stationery & School books for sale    
Woods, P.G. Versailles       Physician, Surgeon & Druggist, Co.Treasurer Franklin, VA 1855
Wray, D. E. Versailles       Attorney at Law Cole, MO 1871
Walker, R. F. Versailles       Attorney at Law, Prosecuting Attorney for Morgan Co. Morgan, MO 1850
Williams, Orsino St. Martin's 29 44 17 Physician & Surgeon, resides 2 mi. NE of St. Martins Richland, OH 1837
Wassung, John Versailles       Saddle & Harness Mfg. N side Pub. Square Hesse Darmstadt, Germany 1868
Wenger, J. G. Excelsior       Dealer in Dry Goods, Groceries, Hardware, Cutlery & Clothing, Postmaster Lancaster, PA 1873
Williams, D., Sr Versailles 8 42 17 Farmer & Stock Raiser, Machinist, res. 6 mi. SE of Versailles Wayne, N.Y. 1837
Wray, J. M. Versailles 25 43 18 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Trader Wayne, KY 1874
Webster, Asa Gravois Mills 16 41 17 Farmer & Stock Raiser Ashland, OH 1870
Webster, J. H. Gravois Mills 16 41 17 Farmer & Stock Raiser Ashland, OH 1870
Walter, Lewis Versailes       Hardware Merchant, Dealer in Stoves & Tinware Bavaria, Germany 1865
Wagenknecht, H. Otterville 19 45 19 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Dealer Mecklin-Schwerin, Germany 1867
Walker, H Gravois Mills       Farmer, Stock Raiser & Dealer, Dealer in Mineral Lands    
Wootres, J. W. Versailles 25 43 17 Farmer, Stock Raiser and Feeder Caroline, MD 1839
Webster Bros Gravois Mills       Proprietors of Saw Mill on Gravois    
Yows, James Barnettsville 22 42 16 Farmer, Stock Raiser & Surveyor Moniteau, MO 1856
Yancey, J. F. Otterville 16 45 19 Farmer & Stock Raiser Barron, KY 1860
Zwanzig, Aug. Versailles 2 41 18 Proprietor of Zwanzigs's Flouring Mills Neumark, Germany 1868

Transcription © Joan Shepp, 2001


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