Vanderbilt, Cornelius (17941877)

Vanderbilt, Cornelius, American millionaire, born on Staten Island; began life as a ferryman, acquired his fortune by enterprise in steamship navigation, and speculating in railway extensions (17941877).

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

Vandals * Vandeveldt, William
Valparaiso
Vambéry, Arminius
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Van Buren, Martin
Van Diemen's Land
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Vanbrugh, Sir John
Vancouver Island
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Vanderbilt, Cornelius
Vandeveldt, William
Vandeveldt, William
Vandyck, Sir Anthony
Vane, Sir Henry
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Varnhagen, von Ense
Varro, Marcus Terentius
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