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Frederick Odell Conant

merchant , banker

Frederick Odell Conant, American merchant, banker. Mason.

Background

Conant, Frederick Odell was born on October 1, 1857 in Portland, Maine, United States. Son of Richard Odell and Emma (Loring) Conant.

Education

Descendant of Roger Conant. Bachelor of Arts, Bowdoin, 1880, A.M., 1883.

Career

Conant, Patrick & Company, York Utilities Company, Marine Hardware Equipment Company, Conant Corporation, Fidelity Trust Company (Executive Committee). Was formerly member Common Council and Board of Aldermen, Portland. Overseer Bowdoin College.

Trustee North Yarmouth Academy, Portland Public Library.

Works

  • Author: History and Genealogy of the Conant Family, 1887.

Membership

Mason.

Connections

Married Eva Merrill, 1883. Children: Elizabeth M., Persis L. (Mistress.

father:
Richard Odell Conant

mother:
Emma (Loring) Conant

spouse:
Eva Merrill

children:
Elizabeth M. Conant

Persis L. (Mrs Conant