Gamble, Samuel K., groceries and provisions, East Chestnut street, at the intersection of Chestnut and Main streets, Coshocton. Mr Gamble is a native of Cookstown, Tyrone county, Ireland, where he was born June 12, 1846. He emigrated to America in the spring of 1865, and located in Coshocton, where he engaged as salesman in the grocery of W.G. Moffit, where he remained one year. After this he engaged in railroading and coal mining, until 1879, when he established his present business. He carries a good stock of staple and fancy family groceries and confectioneries, stoneware, woodenware, sugar cured and pickled meats, salt, fish, flour, salt, and all kinds of canned goods; also deals in all likds of county produce.
[Source: "History of Coshocton County, Ohio:...",; Hill, N.N.; pub. 1881, A.A. Graham & Co — BT - Sub by FoFG]
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1. Hill, N. N. (Norman Newell); Graham, A. A. (Albert Adams), 1848-; History of Coshocton County, Ohio: its past and present, 1740-1881. Containing a comprehensive history of Ohio; a complete history of Coshocton County ... a history of its soldiers in the late war ... biographies and histories of pioneer families, etc; 1881, A.A. Graham & Co
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