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Moses Williams, American lawyer. Member Massachusetts House of Representatives, 1874, 75, 76.

Background

Williams, Moses was born on December 4, 1846 in Roxbury (Boston), Massachusetts, United States. Son of Moses Blake and Mary Jane (Penniman) Williams.

Education

Brother Harold W.; Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1868.

Career

Practicing lawyer and trustee, since 1869. President Third National Bank of Boston, 1884-1898. Chairman of the Board State St. Trust Company.

President Central Wharf & Wet Dock Corporation, Fitchburg Railroad Company. Treasurer and director Battery Wharf Store Company. Director American Telephone & Telegraph Company.

Membership

Member Massachusetts House of Representatives, 1874, 75, 76.

Connections

Married Martha Caroline Fininley, September 10, 1868.

father:
Moses Blake Williams

mother:
Mary Jane (Penniman) Williams

spouse:
Martha Caroline Fininley