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Edmund Dwight

cotton manufacturer , philanthropist

Edmund Dwight, American cotton manufacturer, philanthropist. Member Massachusetts General Court from Springfield, 1810-1813, 15.

Background

Dwight, Edmund was born on November 28, 1780 in Springfield, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Jonathan and Margaret (Ashley) Dwight.

Education

Graduated from Yale, 1799.

Career

1 son, Edmund B.

Membership

Member Massachusetts General Court from Springfield, 1810-1813, 15.

Connections

Married Mary Eliot, April.

father:
Jonathan Dwight

mother:
Margaret (Ashley) Dwight

spouse:
Mary Eliot