Seneca Alger

Businessperson, Deceased Person

1816 – 1862

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Who was Seneca Alger?

Seneca Alger was a partner of the wholesale grocery firm Alger & Brother.

According to The Wealth and Biography of the Wealthy Citizens of the City of New York: "He commenced life poor, and enjoys a good reputation for industry and integrity. He is a good citizen and a deservedly esteemed merchant, of cheerful, kind and jocular manners, and beloved amongst his social acquaintances."

He was worth USD $100,000 as of 1855.

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Born
1816
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Died
Sep 15, 1862

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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