Biography of William Arnold
Cook County, Il Biographies

WILLIAM ARNOLD, proprietor of the Farmers’ Hotel, Matteson. This hotel was erected and opened to the public in 1880. It is a large, commodious house, and is kept in first class order. Mr. Arnold was born November 2. 1839, in Chicago. his parents lived there until 1840, then settled on a farm near Fox River, for some time, when they removed to Chicago and in 1849 removed to Matteson where he was raised on a farm, following agricultural pursuits until 1873. He then went into the hotel Business. Mr. Arnold has served as Township Supervisor several terms. He is a practical auctioneer. and in the winter and fall seasons his services as auctioneer are required in many localities in the surrounding country. June 14. 1864. he married Miss Mary Heiland, of Green Garden, Will Co., Ill. They have four children — Katie, Willie, Theresa and August.

History of Cook County, Illinois
From the earliest period to the present time.
BY: A. T. Andreas
A. T. Andreas, Publisher
Chicago 1884.


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