C. L. BONNER, grain and commission merchant. Mr. Bonner has been a permanent resident of this city for the past
twenty years, having come here to stay in 1862. His first visit to the place prospecting for a field of operations
was made in 1857. From 1862 until 1881 Mr. Bonner was actively engaged in grain trade here. He was one of the moving
spirits of the Winona Mill Company, one of the original incorporators and the first president of the company, taking
charge of its affairs September 1, 1881. Mr. Bonner is a capitalist of considerable financial weight, and, in addition
to his grain and mill interests, is a stockholder of the Second National Bank of the city. He is married and has
one child now attending the high school in this city.
The History of Winona County
Together with Biographical Matter, Statistics, Etc.
BY: A. T. Andreas
H. H. Hill and Company, Publishers
Winona County, MN
Names A to H
Names I to Y
Also see [ Railway Officials in America 1906