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Louis Richmond Cheney

capitalist.

Louis Richmond Cheney, American capitalist.

Background

Cheney, Louis Richmond was born on April 27, 1859 in S. Manchester, Connecticut, United States. Son of George Wells and Harriet K. (Richmond) Cheney.

Education

Educated private and public schools, Manchester, and Hartford (Connecticut) High School.

Career

Began in silk manufacturing, 1879, and retired, 1893. Former president Hartford Chamber Commerce. President Hartford Hospital.

Colonel q.-married-general, Connecticut National Guard, 1895-1897. Major commanding 1st Governor’s Foot Guard, Hartford, 1898-1903, 1906-1908. Councilman and alderman, City of Hartford, 1896-1902, mayor, 1912-1914.

State senator, 1915.

Membership

Clubs: Hartford, Hartford Golf, Country (Hartford).

Connections

Married Mary A. Robinson, 1890. Married second, Mistress.

father:
George Wells Cheney

mother:
Harriet K. (Richmond) Cheney

spouses:
Mary A. Robinson

Mistress