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army officer

Gershom Mott, American army officer. member Riparian Committee of New Jersey, 1882-1884; member firm Thompson & Mott, iron foundry, 1873-1876.

Background

Mott, Gershom was born on April 7, 1822 in Lamberton, New Jersey, United States. Son of Gershom and Phoebe (Scudder) Mott.

Career

Worked for Bordentown (New Jersey) Bank, 1855-1861. General United States Volunteers, 1864. Major general of volunteers, 1865.

Major general New Jersey Militia, 1873. Director Bordentown Banking Company. Major general New Jersey National.

Membership

Member Riparian Committee of New Jersey, 1882-1884. Member firm Thompson & Mott, iron foundry, 1873-1876.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Smith, August 8, 1849, 1 child.

father:
Gershom Mott

mother:
Phoebe (Scudder) Mott

spouse:
Elizabeth Smith