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Abiram Chamberlain, American governor. Served in Meriden City Council; member Connecticut House of Representatives, 1877.

Background

Chamberlain, Abiram was born on December 7, 1837 in Colebrook, Connecticut, United States. Son of Abiram and Sophronia Ruth (Burt) Chamberlain.

Education

Educated Williston Seminary, Easthampton, Massachusetts. (Doctor of Laws, Wesleyan University, 1903).

Career

Banker, since 1863; president Home National Bank of Meriden, Connecticut, Winthrop Hotel Сompany. Vice president Meriden Savings Bank. Director Meriden & Waterbury Railroad Company, Meriden Cutlery Company, etc.

Membership

Served in Meriden City Council. Member Connecticut House of Representatives, 1877.

Connections

Married Charlotte E. Roberts, November 21, 1872.

father:
Abiram Chamberlain

mother:
Sophronia Ruth (Burt) Chamberlain

spouse:
Charlotte E. Roberts