Jay Gould

Jason Gould (1836 - 1892)

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Jason (Jay) "Jay" Gould
Born in Roxbury, Delaware, New York, USAmap
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Died in New York, New York, New York, USAmap
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Jay Gould was "a leading American railroad developer and speculator. He has been referred to as one of the ruthless robber barons of the Gilded Age, whose success at business made him one of the richest men of his era."[1]

In the 1870 census NYC: 35 yrs, broker w Helen 26y, George 7y, Edwd 5y, Helen 2y - all born in NY.

In the 1880 census Tarrytown, Greenburg, Westchester, NY: 44 yrs, banker, w Helen D 41 y, George 17 y, Edwin 15 y, Helen 11 y, Howard 9 y, Anna 7y, Frank 3y - 11 servants.


  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Jay Gould," Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Jay_Gould&oldid=780335380

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Jay is 33 degrees from Jelena Eckstädt, 14 degrees from Theodore Roosevelt and 17 degrees from Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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