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Frederick David Ely, American judge. Member Massachusetts House of Representatives, 1873, Senate, 1878, 1879; member 49th Congress (1885-1887); member School Committee, Dedham, 12 years; Mason.

Background

Ely, Frederick David was born on September 24, 1838 in Wrentham, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Nathan and Amelia Maria (Partridge) Ely.

Education

Master of Arts, Brown U., 1859.

Career

Admitted to bar, 1862. Began practice at Dedham. Vice president, trustee Dedham Institution for Savings.

Director Dedham Mutual Fire Insurance Company.

Membership

Member Massachusetts House of Representatives, 1873, Senate, 1878, 1879. Member 49th Congress (1885-1887). Member School Committee, Dedham, 12 years.

Connections

Married Eliza B. Whittier, December 6, 1866. Married second, Anna Emerson, August 10, 1885 (both deceased.

father:
Nathan Ely

mother:
Amelia Maria (Partridge) Ely

spouse:
Eliza B. Whittier

spouse:
Anna Emerson