The City of Scranton and Vicinity and Their
Resources - Page 8

Published by the Scranton Tribune, c1894

Scans and information provided by Rudy Kunz - April 2007
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Scranton area prominent men, from The City of Scranton and Their Resources c.1894. Click images to enlarge.

PICTURE

NAME

ABOUT

 

Van Cleef, Augustus

Born New Brunswick NJ. Scranton physician & surgeon at 1529 Sanderson Ave. Wife Phoebe Lillibridge of Olyphant.

 

Van Sickle, Frederick

Born Clarks Green PA 1862. Olyphant PA physician.

 

Wagner, Fred

Born Bavaria, Germany 1838. Printer. Publisher & Editor of the Scranton Wochenblatt, German newspaper.

 

Warman, Andrew B

Born at Scotch Mountain NJ 1863. Proprietor of the Lackawanna Laundry 308 Penn Ave. Wife Mary Ida Stillwell.

 

Watres, Louis Arthur

Born in Lackawanna Co. Lawyer. President of Scranton & Pittston Traction Co. PA Lt. Gov 1890-1894-

 

Watson, Hon W W

Born New Milford Twp., PA 1842. Lawyer. State Senate. VP Traders National Bank.

 

Wehlau, Ludwig

Born Oldenburg, Germany 1851. Scranton doctor at 322 Mulberry St.. Wife 1.Louisa Conrad 2.Josephine Conrad.

 

Wentz, John L

Born Luzerne Co. 1858. Scranton physician & surgeon. Wife Ada Stecker of Hazleton PA.

 

Wheaton, E T

Born Susquehanna Co PA 1849. Scranton dentist. Lives in Factoryville PA.

 

Widmayer, Frederick J

Born Wasseralfingen, Wurttemberg, Germany 1855. Controller of Scranton. Wife Anna Siebecker dau of Wm. Siebecker

 

Wightman, Merle J

Born New London, Connecticut 1866. Organized Wightman Electric Co.of Scranton. Electrical designer. Wife Ethel Hager of NY

 

Williams, Arthur B

Born Orange NJ 1849. Cashier of Traders National Bank. Wife Ida Harrison.

 

Williams, James J

Born Carbondale PA 1836. President of Merchants & Mechanics Bank. Part owner of Raymond Coal Co.

 

Williams, John T

Born in Wales 1849. Wholesale dealer, firm of J.T. & G.T. Williams at 702-704 Lackawanna Ave.

 

Winter, Peter

Born Pittston PA 1830. Dunmore physician. Wife Charlotte Parsons of Chenango Forks NY.

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