Jennings, John Gould; treas. The Lamson & Sessions Co.: born, Cleveland, Sept. 28, 1856; son of John Giles and Caroline Read Conkling Jennings; educated, Central High School, Cleveland, and Yale University, class of 1878; married, Cleveland, Jan. 23, 1884, Lillian M. Lamson; one son, Isaac Lamson Jennings, Jan. 14, 1885; bookkeeper Wilcox, Treadway & Co. (now Peck, Stow & Wilcox Co.), 1880-1882; bookkeeper Melton Mining Co., Grizzly Flat, Cal., 1883; since 1883, treas. The Lamson & Sessions Co.; sec’y The Johnston & Jennings Co.; director The Ferry Cap and Set Screw Co.; pres. Clifton Club Co.; trustee Cleveland Federation for Charity and Philanthropy and Riverside Cemetery Ass’n; pres. Pilgrim Congregational Society; member Union, Clifton, Lakewood Yacht, Westwood Golf, and Tippecanoe Clubs. Cleveland Chamber of Commerce.
Biographical Sketch of John Gould Jennings
MLA Source Citation:The Book of Clevelanders: A Biographical Dictionary of Living Men of the City of Cleveland. Burrows Book Company. 1914. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 11 March 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/ohio/biographical-sketch-of-john-gould-jennings.htm - Last updated on Mar 6th, 2012
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