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Birth: 2 Oct.1843 Death: 19 Oct.1886

Thomasmorrisoncarnegie
Birth: 2 Oct.1843
Death: 19 Oct.1886

Thomas Morrison Carnegie


Thomas Morrison Carnegie was born in Dunfermline, Scotland across the Firth of Fourth Bridge from Edinburgh Oct. 2. 1843 and immigrated to this country in 1848 with his mother, father and brother Andrew.  Thomas was first employed when but 16 years old in the telegraphic Department of the Pennsylvania Railroad Co., where his brother Andrew, who had been previously employed as an operator by Mr. Thomas A. Scott.  Tom remianed at the Railroad until 1860 when he went into partnership with Andrew Kloman, Henry Phipps and others and formed the firm of Kloman and Phipps, operating the mill now known as the Twenty-ninth Street Works of ...

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