“The Church Would Look Foolish Without Them”: Nicholas Alten, Lorain, Ohio

Alten family

Mr. Nicholas C. Alten is a leading and successful hardware merchant, of Lorain, Ohio, and a prominent member of St. Mary’s congregation of that city. His excellent traits, combined with his business ability and public spiritedness, render him a successful, well respected, and influential citizen. This high estimate of him is entertained not alone by [Read More...]

Judge David W. Carroll, Little Rock, Arkansas (1816-1905)


                    Carroll, David Williamson, chancery judge, was born in Baltimore,  Md., March 11, 1816, the third child and oldest son of William and Henrietta Carroll. His mother was a daughter of David Williamson, a leading Baltimore merchant. Judge Carroll is a lineal descendant of Daniel Carroll, [Read More...]