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Edward Harland

Edward Harland, American banker. Member Connecticut House of Representatives, 1869 and 1878; member N.E. Society.

Background

  • Harland, Edward was born on June 24, 1832 in Norwich, Connecticut, United States. Son of Henry and Abby Leffingwell (Hyde) Harland.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1853, A.M., 1856. Admitted to bar at Norwich, 1855. Unmarried. Captain 3d Connecticut Vols., April 1861.

      Colonel 8th Connecticut Infantry, October 5, 1861. Brigadier general vols., November 29, 1862. Resigned June 22, 1865.

    Career

    • General vols.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member Connecticut House of Representatives, 1869 and 1878. Member N.E. Society.

    Connections

    • father: Henry Harland
    • mother: Abby Leffingwell (Hyde) Harland
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    Died March 9, 1915
    (aged 82)
    Nationality