Search just our sites by using our customised search engine
Unique Cottages | Electric Scotland's Classified Directory

Click here to get a Printer Friendly PageSmiley

Mini Biographies of Scots and Scots Descendants (A)
Alexander, Stuart Robb

b. 1815 - Importer, born Glasgow, Scotland. Son of John Stuart and Marian Robb Alexander; ed King's Coll, London, class of 1868; married Elizabeth daughter of John Forsyth of Chicago 1885; 3 children: Stuart Hall, John Forsythe and Marion. Began business at London, England in 1870, remaining there until 1871 when went to Brazil and spent 6 years; returned to London in 1877 and resumed business until 1887, when came to America; established coffee importing business in which he continued until 1903; then changed to roasted coffee business at which he is at present engaged. Brazilian consul at Chicago since 1892. Mem. Honorable Artillery of London; Mason (mem Grand Lodge of Scotland), Clubs: Chicago, Chicago Golf. Residence: Wheaton, IL. Office 208 N. Wabash Av.

Return to A Index
Return to Mini Bios Index


This comment system requires you to be logged in through either a Disqus account or an account you already have with Google, Twitter, Facebook or Yahoo. In the event you don't have an account with any of these companies then you can create an account with Disqus. All comments are moderated so they won't display until the moderator has approved your comment.

comments powered by Disqus