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LeForest "Bob" Ingersoll
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Birth: Dec. 31, 1868
Elmira
Chemung County
New York, USA
Death: Jul. 17, 1953
Saint Joseph
Buchanan County
Missouri, USA

LeForest Ingersoll and his family were fameous for building Amusement Parks across the United States.LeForest had 2 patents. One for the penny weighing scale and one for the side wheel mechanism used on the roller coasters. He was also a sharp shooter.He was in the Amusement Park business for over 50 years building Roller coasters.At one time he owned 4 Amusement Parks all at the same time. Lake Contrary Park in Saint Joseph MO, Luna Beach Park in Houston PA,Krug Park in Omaha NE, and Fairmont Park in Independance MO. Their have been several newspaper articles written about Bob and Anna Ingersoll. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Anna Matilda Bowers Ingersoll (1878 - 1973)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Mora Cemetery
Saint Joseph
Buchanan County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Section I - Block Location 41 - Lot 2
 
Created by: Sandra K (English) Bane
Record added: Jun 04, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 91348410
LeForest Bob Ingersoll
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LeForest Bob Ingersoll
Added by: Sandra K (English) Bane
 
LeForest Bob Ingersoll
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 Added: Dec. 29, 2012
 
 
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