Rockefeller

biographical name (1)
Rocke·​fel·​ler | \ˈrä-ki-ˌfe-lər \

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John Davison 1839–1937 and his son John Davison, Jr. 1874–1960 American oil magnates and philanthropists

Rockefeller

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Definition of Rockefeller (Entry 2 of 2)

Nelson Aldrich 1908–1979 grandson and son of John D. Rockefeller American politician; vice president of the U.S. (1974–77)

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