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Lawyer

Rathbone Gardner, American lawyer. member Rhode Island Ho.

Background

Gardner, Rathbone was born on February 18, 1856 in Providence, Rhode Island, United States. Son of Henry Wood and Mary Brown (Rathbone) Gardner.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Brown U., 1877, A.M., 1880.

Career

1 daughter, Ellen R. Admitted to bar, 1879. Chairman of the Board Rhode Island Company (operating electric rys., 1914-1920. President Common Council, Providence, 1885-1886.

United States district attorney for Rhode Island, 1889-1893. Member Rhode Island House of Representatives, 1897, Senate, 1907-1908. President Butler Hospital.

Membership

Member Rhode Island Ho.

Connections

Married Sophie L. Gardner, January 1, 1880 (died 1912).; married second, Karine Marine Froberg, January 14, 1914. Children: Henry B., Marianna Taft.

father:
Henry Wood Gardner

mother:
Mary Brown (Rathbone) Gardner

spouses:
Sophie L. Gardner

Karine Marine Froberg

children:
Henry B. Gardner

Marianna Taft Gardner