Biography of William H. H. Tallman
St Lawrence County, NY Biographies

Tallman, William H. H., Canton, one of the trustees of the First Presbyterian church, was born in Oswegatchie, a son of John E, Tallman, a native of Troy, who settled in this county in 1820. William H. came to Canton in 1876, and settled on the farm where he now lives. His great uncle was Major General John E. Wool, who ranked next to General Scott in the Rebellion. John E. Tallman married Elizabeth Rosegrant, a native of Herkimer. She was a niece of General Herkimer, also of General Rosegrant. William H. Tallman married Margaret Doran, a native of this county, and daughter of Jacob I. Doran of Morristown. They have nine children; Charles F. is a hardware man. He learned the trade with R. H. Sackrider of this place, then formed a partnership with Spohnenberg & Sterling of Watertown, also with E. F. Tupper. He was for five years of the firm of Tallman & Howe of this place. Jacob I. graduated at the St. Lawrence University and commenced teaching, read law with Nelson Robinson, then with Beck & Botsford of Plattsburg. William J. was educated a Canton Union School and Eastman's Business College of Poughkeepsie. Frederick T., who was also educated at Canton Union School, is at home. Harriet E. married Carlos Gulley of the firm of Conkey & Gulley. Hannah M. married Merton H. Farmer of Canton. Fanny M. married Frank E. Everett of Potsdam. Ida Elnora is at home. Katie May is attending the St. Lawrence University.

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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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