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Samuel Appleton Browne Abbott, American lawyer.

Background

Abbott, Samuel Appleton Browne was born on March 6, 1846 in Lowell, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Josiah Gardner and Carolina (Livermore) Abbott.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1866, A.M., 1872. Admitted to bar, 1868.

Career

Practiced Boston, since 1868. Police commissioner, 1887-1889. Trustee Boston Public Library, 1879-1892 (president, 1889-1894).

Acting librarian, same, 1890-1894. Director American Academy in Rome, 1897-1903.

Connections

Married Mary Goddard, May 21, 1869. Married second, Abby Frances Woods, October 15, 1873.; married second, Maria Elizabeth Dexter, April.

Children: Helen Frances (Mistress.

father:
Josiah Gardner Abbott

mother:
Carolina (Livermore) Abbott

spouse:
Mary Goddard

spouse:
Abby Frances Woods

spouse:
Maria Elizabeth Dexter

child:
Helen Frances (Mrs Abbott