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Earl Bill Alvord
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Birth: Oct. 7, 1822
Steuben
Oneida County
New York, USA
Death: Jul. 23, 1883
Syracuse
Onondaga County
New York, USA

From Alvord Genealogy (1908):

Earl Bill Alvord moved with his father to Onondaga Valley N. Y. in Mar. 1829. He started in the lime business with his brothers, Clark and Henry G. in 1841. Soon after he bought out his brothers and in 1849 moved to Syracuse where he built a lime mill at the corner of Canal and Lock Sts. His business prospered, and he invested in quarries at Jamesville, N. Y., establishing branches of his business there and at Binghamton. In 1878 he began to deal also in coal. He was a pioneer in the manufacture of macadam pavement in Syracuse.

Mr. Alvord was a man of broad views and of great energy, a bitter opponent of monopolies. Though he was not closely identified with either political party, he was urged to accept the nomination for mayor, but he declined. In all his dealings he was generous and of strict integrity.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Anson Alvord (1783 - 1859)
  Abigail Clark Alvord (1783 - 1867)
 
 Spouse:
  Helen Hickok Alvord (1820 - 1919)
 
 Children:
  Anson Earl Alvord (1850 - 1904)*
  Edgar Alvord (1855 - 1901)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Syracuse
Onondaga County
New York, USA
Plot: Section 35, Lot 36
 
Created by: Tom C.
Record added: Jun 11, 2012
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Earl Bill Alvord
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Earl Bill Alvord
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Earl Bill Alvord
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