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Frank G. ALLEN

Frank G. ALLEN, American Governor. Member of Boston Chamber of Commerce; Republican; Congregationalist.


  • ALLEN, Frank G. was born on October 6, 1874 in Lynn, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Frank M. and Abbie L. (Gilman) Allen.

  • Education

    • High School, Lynn, Massachusetts.


    • Mary. Began leather business with Black & Newhall, Boston, and later with Lyman W. Smith Sons Company and Johann Wolfgang Kennan Company. Firm of Winslow Brothers, which bought out Lyman Smith Sons Company. Firm name changed to Winslow Brothers & Smith, of which President, since 1911.

      President, Eastern Leather Company, Morrill Leather Company, Ellis Pond Ice Company. Y.-President, Brandt Leather Company. Director, American Trust Company, Norwood (Massachusetts) Trust Company, Armour Leather Company, Winslow & Company, Hub Hosiery Mills, etc.

      President, Massachusetts Senate, 1921-1924. Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1925-1928. Governor of Mass.


    Member of Boston Chamber of Commerce. Republican; Congregationalist. Clubs: Union League (New York Algonquin, University Exchange, Union, (Boston), Essex Company, Brae Burn Country, Country.


    • Spouse Clara Winslow, December 2, 1897.
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    Born October 6, 1874