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Francis Hagar Squire

educator

Francis Hagar Squire, American educator. Served with Naval Aviation Training Command, United States.Navy, 1943-1945; Member Reserve Officers Association, American History Association, Sons Colonial Wars, Naval Order United States Delaware History Association, Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Kappa Tau, Alpha Phi Omega.

Background

Squire, Francis Hagar was born on December 23, 1902 in Westfield, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Francis Freeman and Mertie (DeLaVergne) Squire.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1925, Doctor of Philosophy., 1935.

Career

Instructor in history, University of Delaware, 1927-1928, assistant professor, 1928-1930. Instructor in history, Yale, 1930-1931. Associate professor of history, University of Delaware, 1932-1943, chairman, department of history, 1942-1943, dean of the university and dean school of arts and science since December 1945.

Membership

Served with Naval Aviation Training Command, United States.Navy, 1943-1945. Member Reserve Officers Association, American History Association, Sons Colonial Wars, Naval Order United States Delaware History Association, Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Kappa Tau, Alpha Phi Omega. Clubs: Lincoln (Delaware).

Connections

Married Marjorie Johnson, September 15, 1932.

father:
Francis Freeman Squire

mother:
Mertie (DeLaVergne) Squire

spouse:
Marjorie Johnson