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Jersey County Businesses, 1879

There may be errors. The transcription may not be complete. From Marty Crull.

    Allen, Mrs. A. B.Clothing maker (modiste)
    Argust & KeatingLawyers
    ArmstrongBee Supplies
    Bell, HoraceLightening Rods
    Belt, HoratioMiller
    Bertman & SonsClothing
    Block, PhilipMerchant Tailor
    Bowman, S. H. & G. W. WareBankers
    Boynton, JohnClocks & Watches
    Bradish, N. P.Furniture / New and used
    Busby, C. C.Grain Mill
    Callender, Will H.Artist
    Carroll, JohnGardening & lawn care
    Carroll. A. J.Organs, sewing machines sales
    Casavan, Mrs. L. J.Jewlery
    Clark, RobertCarpenter
    Daniels, J. S.Cook Stoves & Ect.
    Davenport, Fred S.Patent solicitor
    DelzellShoes & Boots only
    Dempsy, Wm.Hotel
    Dunn, SusieTrimmer in clothing shop
    Edgar & Co.Drug store and miscellaneous
    Eglehoff, GeorgeCarriages ect
    Ely, GeorgeLivery stables
    Embly, FrankBaggage handler at Depot
    Embly, Wm.Architecture
    English & EnglishLawyers
    Fenity, F. C.Nursery
    Fleak, A. D.Propieter, Grafton Boat Works
    Fletcher & WarrenMen’s wear
    Ford, Mrs. Wm.Dress making
    Garrettson, CharleyPostmaster-Grafton
    Goetten & WeighandFieldon
    H.Gross -G.Warren-O. SnedekerJersey Co. Farm Insurance-since 1861
    Hamilton, E. A.General Grocer
    Hill, Oscar & HarveyNews Depot-Baseballs-Toys-Cigars Ect.
    Hinton, AbnerEditor
    Holecombe, JamesAuctioneer
    Jarobe, E. L.Florist and Greenhouses
    Kegan, Mr.Elsah tunnel contractor
    Keith, Wm.Furniture Ect.
    KrotzschPainter (buildings ect.)
    Laufkoetter, GeorgeTobacconist
    Leak, HenryCarpenter/builder
    Levy, JonasTailor
    Lipp & HolmesClothing ect.
    Littlefield & Greene & Co.Bankers–Kane
    Lobb, Horace M.Blacksmith and Implement Dealer-Kane
    Locke, James A. & MorrisReal estate
    Loddeke & DiemunschMerchant Tailors
    McClure, Rob. N.Blacksmith
    McNair, Bros.Farm Equipment
    Moore, N. B. & IsaacButchers
    Murphy, D. J.Surveyor
    Myers & BrownLivery
    Myers, JohnBlacksmith
    Nagel, FredGroceries, Ect.
    Newton, RobertInventer/manufacturer of farm implements
    O’Haver, HowardCarpenter
    Olney, C. S.Merchant – Fieldon
    Pitt, A. F.Harness shop
    Porter, PalmerHotel
    Powell & SonCarpenters
    Renfro, W. P.Financial & Land Agents
    Renfro, W. P.Sewing Machine Sales Agent
    Richards, Guy & Field HenryGroceries
    Roberts & Ferguson, MissesDress making
    Robings, J.Medora Funeral Home
    Romer & KrumpanilzkyDrugist
    Sabo, CasperCemetery Sexton (700 graves in 13yrs)
    Scheffer H. & SonShoe & Boot Makers
    ShackelfordFarm Insurance
    Smith, A. C.Hatter
    Spangle, robertTinware & Ect.
    SpencersIce Cream
    Titus, Col. SmithAuctioneer
    Trepp & HallsDry Goods & Carpets
    Tunehorst & CombsPianos-Organs-Sewing Machines
    Van Horne & DuhadwayDoctors
    Vanderslice, L.Confectionary –Elsah
    Vandervoorts, B. C.General Dry Merchandise
    Villinger’sCream & Strawberries
    Vinson & ShackelfordInsurance Agents
    Voorhees, JoeFruits & ect.
    Waggoner & McDow????
    Warren & PogueAttorneys
    Webster, EdwardCarpenter/builder
    West. W. W.Grain mill and 2 saw mills
    Whitenack, JacobGrain buyer–Cockerells Edition
    Whitfield, JackFish vender
    Wiley JohnGrocer
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