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Asher Crosby Hinds

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Asher Crosby Hinds, American congressman. Member editorial staff Portland (Maine) Daily Advertiser, 1884-1885, Portland Press, 1885-1902; member 62d to 64th Congresses (1911-1917), 1st Maine District.

Background

Hinds, Asher Crosby was born on February 6, 1863 in Benton, Maine, United States. Son of Albert Dwelly and Charlotte (Flagg) H.

Education

Grad Coburn Classical Institute, Waterville, Maine, 1879. Bachelor of Arts, Colby College, 1883 (Doctor of Laws, 1905).

Career

Member editorial staff Portland (Maine) Daily Advertiser, 1884-1885, Portland Press, 1885-1902. Speaker’s clerk, United States House of Representatives, 1889-1891. Clerk at speaker’s table (parliamentary clerk) United States House of Representatives, 1895-1911.

Member 62d to 64th Congresses (1911-1917), 1st Maine District.

Works

  • Editor: Rules, Manual and Digest of House of Representatives. Parliamentary Precedents of the House of Representatives, 1899. Hinds’ Precedents of the House of Representatives, 1908.

Membership

Member editorial staff Portland (Maine) Daily Advertiser, 1884-1885, Portland Press, 1885-1902. Member 62d to 64th Congresses (1911-1917), 1st Maine District.

Connections

Married Harriet Louise Estey, September 3, 1891.

father:
Albert Dwelly Hinds

mother:
Charlotte (Flagg) Hinds

spouse:
Harriet Louise Estey