Niagara County

1897 Biography - A. Frank Warren

Warren, A. Frank, proprietor of the Lock City Laundry, and one of the most respected citizens of Lockport, was born in the town of Walworth, Wayne county, N. Y., November 27, 1866. His first business experience was as a clerk in a grocery at Fairport, for A. D. Churchill & Son, in whose employ he continued for two years, when he removed to Cleveland, Ohio, and entered the services of the K. D. Box Company, where he remained for a few years and then removed to Lockport, N. Y., where he formed a copartnership with Mr. C. E. Webster in the laundry business. This firm was succeeded by Mr. Warren, the present proprietor, in October, 1896, and he has since conducted a large and prosperous business. All the latest improved machinery is used and he gives employment to a large number of men and women. In May, 1888, he married Sarah L., daughter of A. D. Churchill of Fairport. Mr. Warren has always been identified with the Republican party, but has never sought political honors. He is affiliated with a number of societies, being a member of Lodge No. 476, Free and Accepted Masons.

Contributed 2017 by Lisa Slaski from Landmarks of Niagara County, New York, by William Pool, D. Mason & Co., Syracuse, NY, 1897

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