Birth: 1 Jan.1769 Death:

Birth: 1 Jan.1769

Andrew Carnegie

       Jamess oldest son was named Andrew. Of him the American iron-master oncewrote: "I think my optimistic nature, my ability to shed trouble and to laugh through life must have been inherited from this delightful old masquerading grandfather whose name I am proud to bear. [Nancy C. Rockefeller "The Carnegies and Cumberland Island"]


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