John Pierpont Morgan I

John Pierpont Morgan I (1837 - 1913)

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John Pierpont (J. P.) Morgan I
Born in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USAmap
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Husband of — married in New York, USAmap
Husband of — married [location unknown]
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Died in Rome, Italymap
Profile last modified | Created 19 Oct 2009
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During J.P.s early years in life he grew up in New York his father had him going to school his whole life J.P. specialized in math , and history . He also took French and German his father thought it was important to speak different languages. Most of his childhood was under his dad's business when his dad thought he was ready to start working for him and put him to a task of selling the army weapons. The high school he attended to was the English high school of Boston a school specializing in mathematics. The University he attended to was the University of Gottingen a specialized German language school. J.P Morgan's influence was being a son of a banker. when he worked for his father he later went into the family business and became one of the most influential financiers. He started his own private banking company which then lead him to buying railroads near the west shore of Philadelphia. Where he then made it one in the biggest in the us. then he His private business came to a bigger success when he the government took notice of his company the government was very connected with him and his business. What set J.P from all the other business men was he was very powerful he was a monopoly he did not let any other business corporation come on the rise so a lot of people's businesses were affected by his. others saw him as a very wealthy and greedy man . J.P.s success as a banker and owning one of the biggest railroad distributing corps. He became the world's largest steel distributors. J.P. enjoyed collecting very expensive and valuable paintings and gem stones when he died he donated all his paintings to a museum . Jpg also enjoyed yacht racing he even raced his yacht. J.P. was very religious and a president of his church. he was a Episcopalian a Episcopalian is a person who pertains in a Episcopal church adhering to a Episcopal form of church government. J.P. died in the Grand hotel in Rome he was attending to a event of yacht racing.


17 APR 1837 Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USA [1]


02 MAY 1836 Hartford, Connecticut, USA[2][3][4]


31 MAR 1913 Rome, Roma, Lazio, Italy[2]



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On 9 May 2017 at 16:21 GMT Paula J wrote:

Morgan-16822 and Morgan-61 appear to represent the same person because: This is a duplicate profile - same dates, places and relationships. Please merge. Thanks!

On 30 Oct 2009 at 02:36 GMT montezuma santos santos wrote:

"Go as far as you can see; when you get there, you'll be able to see farther."

J. P. Morgan

On 30 Oct 2009 at 02:36 GMT montezuma santos santos wrote:

"If you have to ask how much it costs, you can't afford it." J. P. Morgan

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J. P. is 20 degrees from AJ Jacobs, 25 degrees from Carol Keeling, 14 degrees from George Washington and 16 degrees from Queen Elizabeth II Windsor on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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