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Hamilton Fish Kean

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Hamilton Fish Kean, American senator. member of Kean, Taylor & Company, investments; Member Republican State Committee, 1905-1919, Republican National Committee, 1919-1928; member United States Senate, term 1929-1935.

Background

Kean, Hamilton Fish was born on February 27, 1862 in Ursino, Union Township, New Jersey, United States. Son of John and Lucy (Halsted) Kean.

Education

Graduated from St. Paul’s School, Concord, N.H.

Career

Dealer in securities and farmer. Senior member of Kean, Taylor & Company, investments. Chairman of the Board Hackensack Water Company, Weehawken, New Jersey.

Director numerous corporations.

Membership

Member of Kean, Taylor & Company, investments. Member Republican State Committee, 1905-1919, Republican National Committee, 1919-1928. Member United States Senate, term 1929-1935.

Connections

Married Katharine Taylor Winthrop, January 12, 1888. Children: John, Robert Winthrop.

father:
John Kean

mother:
Lucy (Halsted) Kean

spouse:
Katharine Taylor Winthrop

children:
John Kean

Robert Winthrop Kean