~ Fort Hill Cemetery ~


Fred L. Emerson

Born 1876, died 1948.

As president of Dunn and McCarthy, he introduced the concept of mass produced size-marked shoes.
Mr. Emerson also established the Emerson Foundation and donated property for Emerson Park.

The Emersons lived on South Street, the first house south of the First Presbyterian Church.

The Emerson lot is located in the "Mount Hope" section.

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