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Henry Brewer Quinby

Henry Brewer Quinby, American governor. Masonic Temple Association; Member staff of Governor Straw, 1872-1873, with rank of colonel; member N.H. House of Representatives, 1887-1888, Senate, 1889-1890; member Governor’s Council, 1891-1892 (chairman state prison board); member board overseers Bowdoin College, New Hampton Institution; Mason.

Background

  • Quinby, Henry Brewer was born on June 10, 1846 in Biddeford, Maine, United States. Son of Thomas and Jane E. (Brewer) Quinby.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Bowdoin College, 1869, A.M., 1872. Doctor of Medicine National Medical College, Washington, 1880. (Doctor of Laws, Bowdoin, 1909.

      A.M., Doctor of Laws, Dartmouth, 1909).

    Career

    • President and treasurer Cole Manufacturing Company, Lakeport, N.H. President Laconia National Bank, City Savings Bank. President.

    Religion

    Denomination: Unitarian

    Membership

    Masonic Temple Association. Member staff of Governor Straw, 1872-1873, with rank of colonel. Member N.H. House of Representatives, 1887-1888, Senate, 1889-1890.

    Member Governor’s Council, 1891-1892 (chairman state prison board). Member board overseers Bowdoin College, New Hampton Institution.

    Connections

    • Married Octavia M. Cole, June 22, 1870.
    • father: Thomas Quinby
    • mother: Jane E. (Brewer) Quinby
    • spouse: Octavia M. Cole
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    Born June 10, 1846
    Died February 8, 1924
    (aged 77)
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