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Frederick John Kingsbury

Frederick John Kingsbury, American banker. Member Connecticut House of Representatives, 1850, 58, 65; member Corporation Yale, 1881-1899.

Background

  • Kingsbury, Frederick John was born on January 1, 1823 in Waterbury, Connecticut, United States. Son of Charles Denison and Eliza (Leavenworth) Kingsbury.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1846, A.M., 1849. (Doctor of Laws, Williams, 1893, Yale.

    Career

    • Admitted to Boston bar, 1848. Practiced law, Waterbury, 1849-1853. Identified with banking business, since 1850.

      Cashier, 1853-1868, president since 1868, Citizens’ National Bank. Vice president Scovill Manufacturing Company. Assistant treasurer Waterbury Savings Bank.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member Connecticut House of Representatives, 1850, 58, 65. Member Corporation Yale, 1881-1899.

    Connections

    • Married Alathea R. Scovill, April.
    • father: Charles Denison Kingsbury
    • mother: Eliza (Leavenworth) Kingsbury
    • spouse: Alathea R. Scovill
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    Died 1910
    (aged 86)
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