Mears, W. A.
The following data is extracted from Boone County, History of the State of Nebraska.
W. A. Mears, of the firm of Loran Clark & Co., Albion, was born in Montgomery County, N. Y., in 1849; was raised in Wisconsin, where he learned the lumber business in which he is still engaged. He was married in St. Louis, Mo., in 1878, to Miss Annie O. Whipple, who was born in Rockbridge County, Va.
Source: Boone County, History of the State of Nebraska