Biographical Sketch of Edwin Augustus Stevens

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Stevens, Edwin Augustus; painting contractor; born, Cambridgeport, 1862; son of Edwin Augustus and Sarah E. Lincoln Stevens; educated, private schools, Cleveland, 1868-1870; Kentucky St. School, 1870-1878; Forest City Business College, 1878-1879; married, Cleveland, June 14, 1893, Carrie S. Penney, of Saginaw, Mich.; issue, three daughters; painting contractor; in 1895, succeeded his father, who established the business in 1866; business incorporated March 11, 1912; Edwin A. Stevens, pres.; vice pres., Frank R. Marvin; sec’y and treas., Carrie S. Stevens; directors, Hylas S. Janes, John H. Smart; member Builders’ Exchange, house committee, Unitarian Church, and usher of Unitarian Church; member Knights of Pythias, B. P. O. Elks, members Elks Club. Recreations: Motoring and at summer cottage with family.



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The Book of Clevelanders: A Biographical Dictionary of Living Men of the City of Cleveland. Burrows Book Company. 1914. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 22 September 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/ohio/biographical-sketch-of-edwin-augustus-stevens.htm - Last updated on Mar 10th, 2012


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