Sellers, William

Sellers, William

(1824–1905) manufacturer, engineer; born in Delaware County, Pa. In 1848 he began to manufacture machinists' tools and mill gearing in Providence and in 1886 he formed William Sellers & Co. He developed formulas for machining screw threads and nuts. He was also director of several railroads in the 1860s and 1870s.
The Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography, by John S. Bowman. Copyright © Cambridge University Press 1995. Reproduced with permission.
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* Sellers, William Robertson u independent executor, estate of Joan Elaine Pugh; buyer, Justin Deryan Morneweg; Deed; 17 P 101; 2nd Survey of Horrell Place Add West Frankfort Lot 36.
* Sellers, William Ralph Bunton u independent executor, estate of Darline Faye McNeil; buyers, Alvin W.
* Sellers, William Bryce Levanti u independent special trustee, Mary Prior u irrevocable trust; buyers, Peggy Clark u trustee, Mary Prior u irrevocble trust; Deed; PT NW/4 & PT NW/4 18-7-4; PT SE/4 SW/4 & SE/4 SE/4 SW/4 7-7-4; PT SW/4 8-7-4; SE/4 SE/4 & PT NE/4 SE/4 7-74; SW/4 SE/4 7-7-4.