A Virtual Cemetery created by Lanny Medlin

Businessmen/women

18 memorials
 Herman Ossian Armour

Herman Ossian Armour

7 Mar 1837 – 8 Sep 1901

Businessman. He was a co-founder of the...

Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA

 Caroline Webster Astor

Caroline Webster Astor

22 Sep 1830 – 30 Oct 1908

Socialite. She was "the" Mrs. Astor and the...

Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA

 John Jacob Astor, III

John Jacob Astor, III

10 Jun 1822 – 22 Feb 1890

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General,...

Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA

 Andrew Carnegie

Andrew Carnegie

25 Nov 1835 – 11 Aug 1919

Businessman, Industrialist, Philanthropist. He is...

Sleepy Hollow, Westchester County, New York, USA

 Walter Percy Chrysler

Walter Percy Chrysler

2 Apr 1875 – 18 Aug 1940

Industrialist. He was the first President and...

Sleepy Hollow, Westchester County, New York, USA

 Liggett Nicholas Crim

Liggett Nicholas Crim

21 Jan 1900 – 3 Feb 1989

Laird Hill, Rusk County, Texas, USA

 Ruth <I>Udstad</I> Fertel

Ruth Udstad Fertel

5 Feb 1927 – 16 Apr 2002

Businesswoman, Restaurateur. She was the founder...

New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA

 John Warne Gates

John Warne Gates

18 May 1855 – 9 Aug 1911

Businessman. He started as a barbed wire salesman...

Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA

 Samuel Gompers

Samuel Gompers

27 Jan 1850 – 13 Dec 1924

Labor Leader. He was born in London and together...

Sleepy Hollow, Westchester County, New York, USA

 Jay Gould

Jay Gould

27 May 1836 – 2 Dec 1892

Businessman. He was born into poverty on May 27,...

Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA

 Rosie Lee <I>Moore</I> Hall

Rosie Lee Moore Hall

22 Jun 1899 – 12 Feb 1967

Spokeswoman. Rosie Moore was the last woman to...

Black Jack, Robertson County, Texas, USA

 Conrad Nicholson Hilton, Sr

Conrad Nicholson Hilton, Sr

25 Dec 1887 – 3 Jan 1979

Businessman. He was born in New Mexico Territory...

Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA

 Howard Hughes

Howard Hughes

24 Dec 1905 – 5 Apr 1976

Academy Award-winning producer and director,...

Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA

 Samuel Henry Kress

Samuel Henry Kress

23 Jul 1863 – 22 Sep 1955

Businessman and Philanthropist. He was born in...

Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA

 James Cash Penney, Jr

James Cash Penney, Jr

16 Sep 1875 – 12 Feb 1971

Businessman. He was the founder of the JC Penney...

Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA

 William Rockefeller

William Rockefeller

31 May 1841 – 24 Jun 1922

Industrialist. The younger brother of oil magnate...

Sleepy Hollow, Westchester County, New York, USA

 Louis Comfort Tiffany

Louis Comfort Tiffany

18 Feb 1848 – 17 Jan 1933

American Artist, Designer. He is best known for...

Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA

 Frank Winfield Woolworth

Frank Winfield Woolworth

13 Apr 1852 – 8 Apr 1919

Businessman. He is best known for founding the...

Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA

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