Biography of John F. Algoe
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ALGOE, John Frederick, merchant; born, Flint, Mich., Feb. 21, 1889; son of J. Frank and Ella J. (Lissett) Algoe; educated public schools, Flint; Ferris Institute, Big Rapids, Mich.; unmarried. Began active career in Flint, 1903, with father in hardware business (established by father, 1888); came to Detroit, June 13, 1910, and opened hardware store at 1505 Woodward Ave., under name of Frank Algoe, of which he is manager; removed to present location Dec., 1912; company also has two stores in Flint. Republican. Baptist. Member National Hardware Dealers' Association, Michigan Hardware Dealers' Association. Recreations: automobile touring, fishing and hunting. Office: 1482-1484 Woodward Ave. Residence: 1505 Woodward Ave.

From:
The Book of Detroiters
A Biographical Dictionary
Of Leading Living Men
Of The City of Detroit

Second Edition 1914
Edited By: Albert Nelson Marquis
A. N. Marquis & Company
Chicago 1914.

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