Joseph A. McCune


JOSEPH ADDISON McCUNE, was born March 18, 1857 on the old homestead place in Warren Township, Jefferson County, Ohio, and remained under the parental roof until about twenty-five years of age. He then spent some time clerking in the west and in the spring of 1883 embarked in business in partnership with W. H. Rodgers. Four years later they dissolved partnership and Mr. McCune and his brother Samuel J. established their present business in a small room about twenty feet square. Two years later they erected their present building on Main Street where they conduct a very extensive business, carrying a full line of dry goods, notions, boots, shoes, hardware, farm implements, wagons, buggies, engines, etc. Mr. McCune is politically a Republican. He is a 32nd degree Mason, a member of the Lake Erie Consistory at Cleveland, O. He is a member and an elder of the First Presbyterian Church at Brilliant.

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