Snowdn, John Maugridge ()

John Maugridge Snowden

Printer Newspaper owner and Bookbinder

Pittsburgh

Pennsylvania 1.

  1. (1815) Born Philadelphia, in 1776, Studied printing with Mathew Carey.
    Moved to western Pennsylvania and eventually, in 1811, to Pittsburgh. Bought
    the Commonwealth, news paper and changing the name to the Mercury . In 1815
    Directory he is listed as Printer, Bookbinder and editor of the Mercury.
    Colonial and Revolutionary Families of Pennsylvania, by John w. Jordan. pg.
    1260.
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