Biography of Frederick F. Ingram
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INGRAM, Frederick F.; born, Hastings, Mich., May 9, 1856; son of Orrin L. and Lydia A. (Benson) Ingram; educated at Hastings High School and Olivet College; married, Hudson, Wis., June 15, 1889, Laura A. Mayo; 1 son, Frederick F., Jr. Began in retail drug business, at Ypsilanti, Mich.; traveled for pharmaceutical house several years before becoming partner in firm of Milburn & Williamson, manufacturing pharmacists, Detroit, 1885; later firm became Williamson, Ingram & Griggs; in the 90,s Mr. Ingram bought out other interests and was proprietor under firm name of Frederick F. Ingram & Co., until firm incorporated, 1909, as Frederick F. Ingram Co., of which is president. Member Detroit Public Lighting Commission for six years, ending 1905; elected Charter Commissioner at large for Detroit, 1913. Member Detroit Board of Commerce, American-Yorkshire Club, Henry George Association (president). Recreations: farming and stock breeding; interested in economic and industrial betterment movement. Office: 50-56 Tenth St., cor. Lafayette Boul. Residence: 409 Lafayette Boul.

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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