FC: william G. Fargo
1: The man who created wells Fargo of America William G.Fargo and American Express credit card.
2: William G. Fargo was born at pompey Hill, onondaga county, N.Y., on may 20th, 1817.
3: William G. Fargo was the mayor of buffalo 1862-1866 and publisher of buffalo courier newspaper from 1876-1871
4: At Age 13 william G. Fargo left school and was employed by daniel butts to carry the mail for his native villiage.
5: In the winter of 1838 he was engaged Hough&Gilchrist Grocers of syracuse and married to Anna H.williams in 1840.
6: The popular Bank wells fargo was named after Henry Wells and William G. Fargo.
7: William G. Fargo had 8 wonderful children and only 2 live today by his wonderful wife Anna H. Williams | The names of the children who live today are Helen lacy Fargo and William G. Fargo Jr.
8: Fargo was staunchly pro-union in the American civil war,and while his Employees fought for the north, he paid a stipend to there families to help them get by.
9: Fargo's mansion spanned 2 city blocks down, Stood 5 stories tall, And boasted Gold doorknobs and the city's first elevator.
10: william G.Fargo died at his house in buffalo on the 4th of August, 1881,after an illness of several months.