Biography of A. W. Gregory
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Gregory, A, W., Morristown, was born in Lackawack, Ulster county, March 2, 1856, and began his business career as clerk in a store at Grand Gorge, Delaware county. In 1874 he went to Binghamton, N. Y., in the capacity of book keeper for a wholesale shoe manufacturing firm. Thinking that this occupation was injuring his health, he went to New York and obtained a position as salesman in the employ of Lord & Taylor, dry goods merchants. From there he went to Brier Hill, St. Lawrence county, where he embarked in business for himself in 1881. In 1888 he was president of Ogdensburg Dairyman's Board of Trade, and while holding that office went to Europe to study the English butter and cheese markets. Since that time he has been engaged in exporting cheese to Europe, and has developed a large business, which he still conducts. May 15, 1890, Mr. Gregory was appointed customs officer at Morristown, He is a high degree Mason, and an Odd Fellow. In 1886 and 18S7 was D. D. G. M. of the latter order for the district of St. Lawrence, In 1876 he married Araminta Coonradt, stepdaughter of Charles Fitch, of Brier Hill, and they have three children: James Merton, Edna and Eghert Coonradt.

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The Boston History Co., Publishers 1894

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