Astor, John Jacob (17921875)

Astor, John Jacob, a millionaire, son of a German peasant, who made a fortune of four millions in America by trading in furs (1763-1848). His son doubled his fortune; known as the “landlord of New York” (17921875).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Aston Manor * Astor, William Waldorf
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Astley, Philip
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Astor, John Jacob
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