Jarvis Andrew Lattin

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Jarvis Andrew Lattin (1853-1941) sold fruits and vegetables on the Long Island Railroad. He was a sod-buster and gold prospector in the Black Hills of North Dakota starting around 1875. By 1885 he was living in Holt County, Nebraska. He was deputy sheriff for Glen Cove in 1898 and started the Jarvis Lattin Company making pickles and sauerkraut by 1906. He lived on the Isle of Pines Cuba from 1909 to 1924 then moved to Florida where he died in 1941. (b. May 29, 1853; Farmingdale, Queens County, Long Island, New York, USA - d. February 21, 1941; Lake Helen, Volusia County, Florida, USA)