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    • Abner Kirby

    • Abner Kirby

    • Mayors -- Wisconsin -- Milwaukee; Milwaukee (Wis.) -- Biography; Kirby, Abner, 1818-1893.

    • Born April 11, 1818, in Somerset County, Maine. Came to Milwaukee in 1844. Jeweler, lumberman, ship owner, hotel proprietor, real estate operator, manufacturer, owner of the famous Kirby house. Democrat. Elected mayor in 1864 without opposition....
    • Edward O'Neill

    • Edward O'Neill

    • Mayors -- Wisconsin -- Milwaukee; Milwaukee (Wis.) -- Biography; O'Neill, Edward, 1820-1890.

    • Born March 11, 1820, in County Kilkenny, Ireland. Came to Milwaukee in 1850 and set up a tailoring establishment. Assemblyman in 1854, state senator in 1856. Prepared bill to establish Industrial School for Boys at Waukesha. Elected mayor in 1863,...
    • John J. Tallmadge

    • John J. Tallmadge

    • Mayors -- Wisconsin -- Milwaukee; Milwaukee (Wis.) -- Biography; Tallmadge, John J., 1818-1873.

    • Born January 10, 1818, in Claverack, New York. Came to Milwaukee in 1855. Steamship agent, provision merchant, and packer. Democrat. Elected mayor in 1865 and 1866. Widely known for the aid he gave to soldiers returning from the Civil War. One of...

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