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Edmund Dwight

Edmund Dwight, American cotton manufacturer, philanthropist. Member Massachusetts General Court from Springfield, 1810-1813, 15.

Background

  • Dwight, Edmund was born on November 28, 1780 in Springfield, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Jonathan and Margaret (Ashley) Dwight.

  • Education

    • Graduated from Yale, 1799.

    Career

    • 1 son, Edmund B.

    Membership

    Member Massachusetts General Court from Springfield, 1810-1813, 15.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Eliot, April.
    • father: Jonathan Dwight
    • mother: Margaret (Ashley) Dwight
    • spouse: Mary Eliot
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    Died April 1, 1849
    (aged 68)
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