List of companies named after people

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This is a list of companies named after people. For other lists of eponyms (names derived from people) see Lists of etymologies. All of these are named after founders, co-founders and partners of companies, unless otherwise stated.

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  • Ukrop's – Joseph Ukrop
  • Umbro – Harold and Wallace Humphreys (Humphrey Brothers)

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  1. ^ Mary Maruca Brown V. Board of Education National Historic Site page 12 https://books.google.nl/books?id=xZJmJcHYnP0C&pg=PA12&lpg=PA12&dq=%22Briggs+v.+Elliott%22+%22john+davis%22&source=bl&ots=u3vlM-ruxW&sig=ACfU3U2ZxLrm1v44ugHL05fZQT9rKeeXhQ&hl=en&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwjYloX7mqTqAhXF0aQKHfDIDToQ6AEwBXoECAkQAQ#v=onepage&q=%22Briggs%20v.%20Elliott%22%20%22john%20davis%22&f=false
  2. ^ Kluger, Richard (1976). Simple Justice: the History of Brown v. Board of Education and Black America's Struggle For Equality. New York: Knopf. ISBN 0-394-47289-6.
  3. ^ Harbaugh, William Henry (1973). Lawyer's Lawyer: the Life of John W. Davis. Oxford [Oxfordshire]: Oxford University Press. pp. 507. ISBN 0-19-501699-8.
  4. ^ Joe Patrice E Davis Polk Is Named After A Segregationist… Perhaps It’s Time To Consider A New Name 17 January 2020 https://abovethelaw.com/2020/06/davis-polk-is-named-after-a-segregationist-perhaps-its-time-to-consider-a-new-name/
  5. ^ Lisa G. Materson For the Freedom of Her Race: Black Women and Electoral Politics in Illinois, 1877-1932 page 132 https://books.google.nl/books?id=GjGim031-CMC&pg=PA132&lpg=PA132&dq=Guinn+v+United+States+%22John+davis%22&source=bl&ots=Rf6APTXWQe&sig=ACfU3U1CTYtUoqKcUCn65hXwwHiGuvKXjw&hl=en&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwi64POQmaTqAhVC-qQKHZ-qAyMQ6AEwAXoECAYQAQ#v=onepage&q=Guinn%20v%20United%20States%20%22John%20davis%22&f=falsee
  6. ^ Bob Navarro Solicitors General of the United States page 31 https://books.google.nl/books?id=0oy3DwAAQBAJ&pg=PA31&lpg=PA31&dq=%22Guinn+v+United+States%22+%22John+davis%22&source=bl&ots=CHu5t72Zvo&sig=ACfU3U18iCbXT1L1LwLXlJbFfcBxcIWzZw&hl=en&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwizpa3AmqTqAhVmMOwKHReiDYoQ6AEwAHoECAoQAQ#v=onepage&q=%22Guinn%20v%20United%20States%22%20%22John%20davis%22&f=false
  7. ^ Kwanon name Archived 2010-02-26 at the Wayback Machine