Biography of Henry Ford
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FORD, Henry; born, Greenfield, Mich., July 30, 1863; son of William and Mary (Litogot) Ford; educated in district school, Greenfield; married at Greenfield, Apr. 11, 1888, Clara J. Bryant; one son, Edsel B. Came to Detroit, 1887; formerly chief engineer Edison Illuminating Co.; has been engaged in manufacture and sale of automobiles as the Ford Motor Co. since Mar. 16, 1903. Member Detroit Board of Commerce. Mason. Member Society of Automobile Engineers. Clubs: Detroit, Country, Bloomfield Hills Country, Detroit Golf, Detroit Boat, Detroit Motor Boat, Wolverine Auto, Bankers', Detroit Athletic, Fellowcraft, Automobile Club of America. Recreations: automobiling and farming. Office: Woodward Ave., Highland Park. Residence: Dearborn, Mich.

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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