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History of Greene County, Pennsylvania

 

WILLIAM C. ELLIOTT, blacksmith, was born in Washington County, Penn., April 26, 1848, and is a son of Samuel and Susannah (Bane) Elliott.  His mother was born in Virginia, and his father, who was a veterinary surgeon, was a native of Washington County, Penn.  William C. is the seventh of a family of nine children.  He was reared in his native county, where he owns a fine farm.  He attended the graded schools, and early in life learned the blacksmith trade, which he has followed ever since.  In 1882 he married Miss Margaret Armstrong, and they have one child—Anna Mary.  Mr. Elliott came to Greene County in 1883.  In politics he is a Democrat, and he is a member of the I. O. O. F.  Mr. and Mrs. Elliott are leading members of the Presbyterian Church.

 

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History of Greene County, Pennsylvania

Samuel P. Bates

Nelson, Rishforth & Co., Chicago. 1888

 

Transcribed by Annette Bame Peebles

The Greene County, Pennsylvania Biographies Project – http://freepages.history.rootsweb.com/~arkbios/Greene/index.html.

Date of Transcription: 18 June 2007

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