B. 1840, England; in United States, 1860; Ripon, Wisconsin, 1864 until 1911; d. 1918
Born 1840 in Tottenham, England; brother of Edward, George, and Thomas Marshall, father of Douglas B., George D., Newton C., and O. Alison Marshall; his obituary cites association with Henry Willis & Sons in England, uncorroborated; immigrated to the United States, 1860; partner in Marshall Brothers Organ Co. of Ripon, Wisconsin, 1864-1867; with successor Marshall & Odenbrett, 1867-1870; with Marshall Brothers of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 1870-1872; with Marshall Brothers & Clarke of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 1872-1874; with Marshall Brothers of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 1876-1877; established his own firm, 1880, installed Hook & Hastings organ, c. 1883; partner with John L. Lancashire in Lancashire-Marshall Co. of Moline, Illinois, 1891-1902; in successor Marshall-Bennett firm, Rock Island, Illinois, with Robert J. Bennett, 1902-1908; established his own firm in Kansas City, Missouri, 1911, representative of Austin Organ Co. of Hartford, Connecticut; died May 10, 1918.
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