Biography of John Hannan
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Hannan, John, Ogdensburg, was born in Ireland, June 24, 1844, and came to this country with his parents in the fall of 1849. After receiving a good education he engaged in the tobacco business, eventually building up a large wholesale and retail trade in tobaccos and cigars. He then branched out into general coal and lumber business and carrying trade, which increased to its present magnitude. The company of which he is the president and general manager now controls from twelve to fitteen vessels. He also conducts a machine shop, and wood and iron works here. He married Margaret Walsh, and they have two sons and two daughters. Mr. Hannan is a staunch Democrat. He has served as mayor, alderman, etc., and is one of Ogdensburg's substantial men.

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A memorial record of St. Lawrence County, New York
Edited by: Gates Curtis
The Boston History Co., Publishers 1894

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