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Truman J. Ellingwood--Stenographer and Author, 193 Montague street, Brooklyn. Born in Smithfield, Madison Co., N. Y., June 11, 1831. Educated at Cazenovia Seminary and New York Central College. (Married Sarah M. Thompson, 1854.) Was private stenographer to Henry Ward Beecher for thirty years and furnished reports of his sermons and addresses to the press. Proprietor Ellingwood School of Phonography.

Source: Biographical Directory of the State of New York. New York: Biographical Directory Co., 1900, p. 125



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