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Francis Hagar Squire

Francis Hagar Squire, American educator. Served with Naval Aviation Training Command, United States.Navy, 1943-1945; Member Reserve Officers Association, American History Association, Sons Colonial Wars, Naval Order United States Delaware History Association, Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Kappa Tau, Alpha Phi Omega.

Background

  • Squire, Francis Hagar was born on December 23, 1902 in Westfield, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Francis Freeman and Mertie (DeLaVergne) Squire.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1925, Doctor of Philosophy., 1935.

    Career

    • Instructor in history, University of Delaware, 1927-1928, assistant professor, 1928-1930. Instructor in history, Yale, 1930-1931. Associate professor of history, University of Delaware, 1932-1943, chairman, department of history, 1942-1943, dean of the university and dean school of arts and science since December 1945.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Served with Naval Aviation Training Command, United States.Navy, 1943-1945. Member Reserve Officers Association, American History Association, Sons Colonial Wars, Naval Order United States Delaware History Association, Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Kappa Tau, Alpha Phi Omega. Clubs: Lincoln (Delaware).

    Connections

    • Married Marjorie Johnson, September 15, 1932.
    • father: Francis Freeman Squire
    • mother: Mertie (DeLaVergne) Squire
    • spouse: Marjorie Johnson
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    Died April 26, 1956
    (aged 53)
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