Bio: Powers, M. J. (1881)

Contact: Janet Schwarze


Surnames: Powers, Harney, Armstrong


----Source: History of Northern Wis. (Wood County, Wis.) 1881, page 1212

M. J. POWERS, general superintendent of Henry Sherry's steam saw-mill, near Marshfield, was born in Clinton Co., N. Y., March 20, 1843. He is a son of David and Ellen (Harney) Powers, farmers, still living in Clinton Co., N. Y. He came to Neenah, Wis., in 1864, and engaged in lumbering for Armstrong, of Neenah, and worked for him four years. Since 1868, has been in the service of his present employer.



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