CLARK & CARROLL
W. Beckwith History (Chicago: HH Hill, 1880) p 475
& Carroll, harness & saddlers, Ladoga. In mentioning the self-made
men of Ladoga we find the firm of Clark & Carroll. They began business
with a limited amount of capital, but by close attention to business
and only manufacturing the very best of material, they have not
only given general satisfaction to their many customers, but have
made their business successful financially. Mr. Carroll is native
of Ireland and came to America with his parents when but a boy.
At 18 he learned his trade, which he worked at as a journeyman until
he began business at Ladoga. He marr. in 1871 Mary BRIER, a native
of Ireland. Mr. Clark is a native of Canada.