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Louis Richmond CHENEY Edit Profile

Society of Cincinnati

Louis Richmond CHENEY, American Society of Cincinnati. Member of Society of Cincinnati; Sons of the American Revolution; Society Colonial Wars (past Governor and Governor General); Military Order of Foreign Wars (past Commander); Mayflower Society Clubs: Hartford, Republican, Union League (New York).

Background

CHENEY, Louis Richmond Son of George Wells and Harriet Kingsbury (Richmond) Qheney.

Education

High School, Hartford, Connecticut.

Career

Served Councilman and Alderman, Hartford, 5 years. Colonel, Quartermaster General, Connecticut, 1905-1907. Elected Mayor, Hartford, 1912.

State Senator, 1915-1917. President, Hartford Chamber Commerce, 1915-1916. President, Connecticut River Bridge and Highway District President, Hartford Hospital, Hartford Morris Plan Bank.

Honorary President, Hartford Council of Boy Scouts. Served, Chairman, several Red Cross campaigns since 1917.

Membership

Member of Society of Cincinnati. Sons of the American Revolution. Society Colonial Wars (past Governor and Governor General).

Military Order of Foreign Wars (past Commander). Mayflower Society Clubs: Hartford, Republican, Union League (New York).

Connections

Spouse Mary Alice Robinson, April 16, 1890.