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Jesse Mercer Battle
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Birth: Nov. 10, 1850
Center Hill
Chowan County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Sep. 16, 1914

The son of Amos Johnston and Margaret Hearne (Parker) Battle, Jesse was an author and founder of the Battle and Company Chemists' Corporation. Born in North Carolina, he began the manufacture of proprietary and patented drugs in 1875. His activities in this work rapidly expanded into the corporation which bore his name. Among his writings were "Why I Am Not a Roman Catholic," "Tributes To My Father and Mother" and "Some Stories of My Life." He served four years as Charity Commissioner of St. Louis under former Mayor Edward Noonan.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Laura Elizabeth Lee Battle (1855 - 1929)*
 
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Burial:
Bellefontaine Cemetery
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA
Plot: Block 43 Lot 3243
 
Created by: Connie Nisinger
Record added: May 26, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19542394
Jesse Mercer Battle
Added by: Connie Nisinger
 
Jesse Mercer Battle
Added by: Connie Nisinger
 
Jesse Mercer Battle
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