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Moody Currier Edit Profile

banker , governor of New Hampshire

Moody Currier, American banker, governor of New Hampshire. member N.H. Senate, 1856-1857, president, 1857.

Background

Currier, Moody was born on April 22, 1806 in Boscawen, New Hampshire, United States. Son of Moody Morse and Rhoda (Putney) Currier.

Education

Graduate Dartmouth, 1834, honorary Doctor of Laws, 1885. Honorary Doctor of Laws, Bates College, 1881.

Career

First practiced law at Manchester, N.H. Member N.H. Senate, 1856-1857, president, 1857. President Ampskeag National Bank, 1864.

Founder, chief manager, director People’s Savings Bank. President Eastern R.R. in N.H., Gas Light Company. Director Concord & Portsmouth R.R.

Governor N.H., 1885-1887.

Membership

Member N.H. Senate, 1856-1857, president, 1857.

Connections

Married Lucretia Dustin, December 8, 1836. Married second, Mary Kidder, September 5, 1847.

father:
Moody Morse Currier

mother:
Rhoda (Putney) Currier

spouses:
Lucretia Dustin

Mary Kidder