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Hamilton Fish Kean

Hamilton Fish Kean, American senator. member of Kean, Taylor & Company, investments; Member Republican State Committee, 1905-1919, Republican National Committee, 1919-1928; member United States Senate, term 1929-1935.

Background

  • Kean, Hamilton Fish was born on February 27, 1862 in Ursino, Union Township, New Jersey, United States. Son of John and Lucy (Halsted) Kean.

  • Education

    • Graduated from St. Paul’s School, Concord, N.H.

    Career

    • Dealer in securities and farmer. Senior member of Kean, Taylor & Company, investments. Chairman of the Board Hackensack Water Company, Weehawken, New Jersey.

      Director numerous corporations.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member of Kean, Taylor & Company, investments. Member Republican State Committee, 1905-1919, Republican National Committee, 1919-1928. Member United States Senate, term 1929-1935.

    Connections

    • Married Katharine Taylor Winthrop, January 12, 1888. Children: John, Robert Winthrop.
    • father: John Kean
    • mother: Lucy (Halsted) Kean
    • spouse: Katharine Taylor Winthrop
    • children: John Kean
    • Robert Winthrop Kean
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    Born February 27, 1862
    Died December 27, 1941
    (aged 79)
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