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John W Fornof
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Birth: Aug. 2, 1855
Butler County
Ohio, USA
Death: Aug. 15, 1921
LaSalle County
Illinois, USA

The Free Press (which became the Times-Press in 1927) was founded in 1873. Several men, including Mr. Fornof, were responsible for its early development. He was co-publisher in 1884 and became sole owner in 1897. Mr. Fornof was interested in politics, helping a number of candidates to be elected to various offices.
-Riverview Cemetery: A self guided tour, 2nd ed. p 18. 
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  Sarah Jane Seavey Fornof (1852 - 1937)
  George Norris Fornof (1877 - 1956)*
  Grace L Fornof (1886 - 1889)*
  John R Fornof (1889 - 1978)*
*Calculated relationship
Riverview Cemetery
LaSalle County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Block 12 Row 23
GPS (lat/lon): 41.12214, -88.85055
Created by: Timothy M. Coplin
Record added: Nov 25, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31716915
John W Fornof
Added by: Timothy M. Coplin
John W Fornof
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