The Saint Louis directory,for the year 1842 ... with a sketch of the city of Saint Louis ..
Fire Department.
Central Fire Company.

Instituted 1832—Incorporated 1836. Officers for 1842.

EdwardBrooks, , Captain ; GeorgeTrask, , Lieutenant ; D. H.Parker, ,
Foreman . AsaWilgus, , B. M.Backensto, , Engineers ; R. L.Anderson, , Wm.William
F.Ferguson, , Jno.Hunter, , Jno.Baxter, , Directors ; Jos. W.Dougherty, , Sec.secretary

Union Fire Company.

PatrickGorman, , President .

Aug.Guelberth, , Treasurer .

Francis A.Mooney, , 1st Engineer .

JamesHutchison, , sup. of hose .

Wm.WilliamGrumley, , 2nd Director .

Samuel C.Walton, , V. President .

JamesFortune, , Secretary .

JohnDemine, , 2nd Engineer .

Joseph D.Reece, , 1st Director .

Geo. W.Atchison, , 3d Director .

Wm.William R.Bostick, , 4th Director .

Washington Fire Company.

Incorporated Dec. 1838.

B. W.Ayres, , President ; HiramShaw, , Vice President ; IsaacMcHose, , Capt.captain ;
JohnScott, , Lieutenant ; F. O.English, , Sec'ysecretary ; JohnKern, , D.Colver, , Eng'rs.

St. Louis Fire Company.

Incorporated 1840.

Jos.Soufhack, , President .

Chas. E.Allen, , Secretary .

EdwardHolden, , foreman of hose .

Jos.McNeil, , V. President .

SamuelTurner, , Treasurer .

HarrisonKimball, , assistant do.

Missouri Fire Company.—Incorporated January 29, 1841.

NathanColeman, , President ; Rufus S.King, , Vice President ; Isaac S.
Smyth, , Secretary ; Wm.William A.Lynch, , Treasurer ; J. R.Snyder, , L. D.Baker, ,
Engineers ; Thomas B.Targee, , John T.Martin, , EdwinAdrjance, , R.
Beauvais, , Directors ; N. A.Watson, , Collector ; Isaac S.Smyth, , Edwin
Adriance, , J. B.Gibson, , Standing Committee .

Liberty Fire Company.—Instituted 1841.

John M.Wimer, , President ; PeterBrooks, , Vice President ; Thomas O.
Duncan, , Secretary ; John F.Darby, , Treasurer ; John G.Wood, , Richard
J.Howard, , JohnEvil, , GilbertDeacan, , Directors ; DavisMoore, , Chief
Engineer ; A. W.Foster, , J. R.Howard, , Assistant Engineers .

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