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Andrew Watson Armour
Birth: Jan. 27, 1829
Madison County
New York, USA
Death: May 28, 1892
Excelsior Springs
Clay County
Missouri, USA

Businessman. One of 5 Armours who developed Armor and Company Meat Packing. In 1871 John Plankington and Phillip Armour opened a small slaughterhouse in Kansas City. The company already had two large packinghouses, one in Milwaukee and one in Chicago. John Plankington retired from Plankington and Armour in 1885 and Armour Brothers was organized. Phillip Danforth Armour, founder; Simeon B. Armour, eldest brother; A. Watson Armour, and his sons, Kirkland B. Armour and Charles W. Armour, made up the firm. The name was changed to Armour and Co. in 1910. The plant grew till it had approximately 90 acres of floor space, and employed about 5,000 people. (bio by: Bill Walker) 
Family links: 
  Danforth Armour (1799 - 1873)
  Juliana Ann Brooks Armour (1799 - 1879)
  Adaline H. Simonds Armour (1831 - 1904)*
  Kirkland B. Armour (1854 - 1901)*
  Maria L. Armour (1856 - 1871)*
  Charles W. Armour (1857 - 1927)*
  Simeon Brooks Armour (1828 - 1899)*
  Andrew Watson Armour (1829 - 1892)
  Mary Lucy Armour Burleson (1832 - 1861)*
  Philip Danforth Armour (1832 - 1901)*
  Marietta Armour Chapin (1834 - 1897)*
  Charles Eugene Armour (1835 - 1863)*
  Herman Ossian Armour (1837 - 1901)*
  Joseph Frances Armour (1842 - 1881)*
*Calculated relationship
Elmwood Cemetery
Kansas City
Jackson County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Armour family plot
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Bill Walker
Record added: Mar 31, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6304960
Andrew Watson Armour
Added by: Bill Walker
Andrew Watson Armour
Added by: Bill Walker
Andrew Watson Armour
Added by: Bill Walker
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- Tracey Reid
 Added: May. 28, 2017
Remembering you on the anniversary of your passing. May you rest in peace and may God richly bless you.
- Jeffrey Maksymowski
 Added: May. 28, 2017

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