Frank Leo McLaughlin Soundex Code M242
Frank Leo McLaughlin, secretary and treasurer, Northern Wood Company;
born in: Lowell, Michigan, on Sunday, February 7, 1875;
son of: Michael McLaughlin and Katharine McLaughlin, nee: Katharine Burns
education: public schools, Muskegon, Michigan, and Ferris Business College, graduated, 1902;
married: Anna V. McLaughlin, nee: Anna V. O'Shea in Chicago, on Wednesday, January 27, 1904,
children: Leonie Daisy McLaughlin, Robert Emmett McLaughlin, Frank Leo McLaughlin, Jr.
Began as lumber inspector with Bennett Brothers Lumber Company, 1893,
and was with Mann, Moon & Company, 1894-5, at Muskegon, Michigan;
lumber inspector for T.B. Scott Lumber Company, Merrill, Wisconsin, 1896;
traveling salesman for W. Shore Wood Company, of Chicago, 1897-9;
in business alone, 1900-1;
then partner with C.A. Neal, W.W. Pollock until 1902;
treasurer of the Soo Fuel Company, 1902-7;
secretary and treasurer of Northern Wood Company, since 1907.
Member: Columbian Knights, Knights of Columbus.
Recreations: traveling and books.
Office: Fisher Building, 1911; McCormick Building, 1917.
Home: 1336 Glenlake Avenue, 1911; 1120 W. Albion Avenue, 1917, 1919.
Source: Book of Chicagoans, 1911, page 448; Book of Chicagoans, 1917; ‘‘Rogers Park Directory’’, 1919, page 54.