Biography of Lester H. Cheeseman
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CHEESEMAN, Lester H., manufacturer and jobber of roofing and building papers; born, Lowell, Mich., Dec. 6, 1861; son of James and Julia (Howe) Cheeseman; educated in public and high schools of Lowell; married, Lowell, Aug. 17, 1881, Carrie A. Winegar; two children: Jeanna (Mrs. J. C. Townsend), Clifford J. Began active career as traveling salesman for the Cleveland Paper Co. and continued 11 1/2 years; was vice president and selling agent for 5 1/2 years of the Michigan Bag & Paper Co., Jackson, Mich.; has been at the head of L. H. Cheeseman & Co., manufacturers of building papers, Detroit, since 1897; also president Canadian Roofing Manufacturing Co. of Windsor, Ont. Republican. Methodist. Beercations: fishing and camping. Office: 296 W. Jefferson Ave. Residence: 103 Delaware 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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