Sept, William Van Horne, for years prominent in transcontinental railroad development in Canada is dying in the Royal Victoria Hospital here. all hope for his recovery, it was announced, ... Genealogy for William D.
Sir William Cornelius Van Horne, railway official (b at Chelsea, Ill 3 Feb 1843; d at Montréal 11 Sept 1915). Van Horne's formal education ended at age 14, when he began his railway career as a telegrapher with the Illinois Central Railroad in 1857. William Van Horn er en av de få nålevende serieskaperne som både skriver og tegner serier.