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Lawyer

Hosea Washington Parker, American lawyer. Mason. President People’s National Bank.

Background

Parker, Hosea Washington was born on May 30, 1833 in Lempster, New Hampshire, United States. Son of Benjamin and Olive (Nichols) Parker.

Education

Washington Academy and Green Mountain Liberal Institute. Tufts College, 1885-1886 (honorary Master of Arts, 1883, Doctor of Laws, 1913). Studied law under Edmund Burke, Newport, N.H.

Admitted to bar, 1859.

Career

Began practice at Lempster, but soon removed to Claremont. Member N.H. House of Representatives, 1859, 1860. Member 42d and 43d Congresses (1871-1875).

President of the board of trustees Tufts College Superintendent Universalist S.S., Claremont, for nearly 60 years, and president of 3 nat. general convs. of the church.

Membership

Mason. President People’s National Bank.

Connections

Married Lovisa Southgate, May 30, 1861 (died 1904).

father:
Benjamin Parker

mother:
Olive (Nichols) Parker

spouse:
Lovisa Southgate