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Real estate developer

Henry Hunter Welles, American real estate developer.

Background

Welles, Henry Hunter was born on January 21, 1861 in Forty Fort, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Henry Hunter (Doctor of Divinity) and Ellen Susanna (Ladd) W.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Princeton, 1882, A.M., 1885. Columbia College Law School, 1884-1885.

Career

Bar, 1885, and practiced about 1 year. Manager family estate, 1886-1908, developing suburban real estate, 1886-1917. Field representative Board of National Missions of Presbyterian Church in United States of America, 1920-1926.

Member of staff Presbyterian Pension Fund Campaign, 1927.

Membership

Clubs: Westmoreland (Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania).

Connections

Married Caroline S. McMurtry, October 4, 1892. Children: Katharine Ryerson, Charlotte Rose, Henry H., III.

father:
Henry Hunter Welles

spouse:
Caroline S. McMurtry

children:
Katharine Ryerson Welles

Charlotte Rose Welles

Henry H. Welles

III Welles