CHILSON, Elbert V., manager Detroit branch Jackson Automobile Co.; born, Plymouth, Wayne Co., Mich., Aug. 31,
1864; son of S. Tyler and Amelia (Sprague) Chilson; public school education; married, Sept. 16, 1897, Louise E.
Hammond, of South Lyon, Oakland Co., Mich.; two sons: Clinton H., Howard C. Learned printer's trade at Williamstown,
Mich., then became newspaper reporter, Lansing State Republican; later served as city editor eight years, and managing
editor six years; secretary Lansing Business Men's Association, 3 years; manager Detroit branch Jackson Automobile
Co. since Aug. 1, 1911. Secretary Michigan State Senate since 1903. Republican. Mason; member Odd Fellows, B. P.
O. Elks. Club: Wolverine Automobile. Recreations: baseball, fishing, hunting. Office: 978 Woodward Ave. Residence:
241 Chandler Ave.
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
Wayne County, Michigan Biographies
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