The Rise Of The Industrial Age
By: Zavior Sanchez
John D Rockefeller
Born in New York he was trained as a bookkeeper but entered the oil business shortly after the discovery of oil in Titusville, Pennsylvania in 1859. In 1869 he formed the Standard Oil Company.
John D. Rockefeller (1839-1937)
Founder of the Standard Oil Company
He lived in Upstate New York