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Lawyer , financier

Howard Stockton, American lawyer, financier. member Standing Committee Diocese of Massachusetts, 1892.

Background

Stockton, Howard was born on February 15, 1842 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Philip Augustus and Mary Ann (Remington) Stockton.

Education

Silver medalist, Royal Saxon Polytechnic Institute, Dresden, 1862.

Career

1 son, Philip S. Appointed captain United States.V., June 9, 1862. First lieutenant, 3d Rhode Island Cavalry, March 17, 1864. Second lieutenant, Ordnance Corps United States of America, May 23, 1864.

Bvtd. First lieutenant, and captain, September 14, 1866. First lieutenant Ordnance Corps United States of America, May 13, 1867. Resigned from army June 1, 1871.

Lawyer at Boston, September 20, since 1871. Treasurer Cocheco Manufacturing Company, 1876-1887, Salmon Falls Manufacturing Company, 1880-1887. President American Bell Telephone Сompany, 1887-1889.

Vice president Old Colony Railroad Company. Director Merchants National Bank, Boston Manufacturers’ Mutual Fire Insurance Company. Treasurer Merrimac Manufacturing Company, 1889-1900, Essex Company, Boston, since 1880.

Actuary Massachusetts Hospital Life Insurance Company President Boston Athenæum. Trustee Massachusetts Institute Technology. Delegate to Diocesan convs., 1888-1892.

Member Standing Committee Diocese of Massachusetts, 1892. Home: Boston, Mass.

Membership

Member Standing Committee Diocese of Massachusetts, 1892.

Connections

Married Mary Mason, January 6, 1870.

father:
Philip Augustus Stockton

mother:
Mary Ann (Remington) Stockton

spouse:
Mary Mason