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Samuel Edward Elmore

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Samuel Edward Elmore, American banker. Member Connecticut House of Representatives, 1860 and 1864 (chairman military committee); Member Hartford Board Trade.

Background

Elmore, Samuel Edward was born on November 3, 1833 in South Windsor, Connecticut, United States. Son of Harvey and Clarissa (Burnham) Elmore.

Education

Preparatory education Williston Seminary and Hinsdale Academy, Massachusetts. Bachelor of Arts, Williams College, 1857.

Career

Teacher, Great Barrington, Massachusetts, 1857-1858, Stowe, Vermont, 1859. In office of state treasurer, Hartford, 1860-1864. Founder, 1864, secretary and president, 1864-1873, Continental Life Insurance Company.

President Connecticut River Banking Company, 1874-1913 (retired). President Dwight State Machine Company. President and treasurer E. Haddam Electric Light Company.

Director and treasurer J. R. Montgomery Company, Windsor Locks, Connecticut.

Membership

Member Connecticut House of Representatives, 1860 and 1864 (chairman military committee). Member Hartford Board Trade.

Connections

Married Mary A. Burnham, November 1, 1864 (died 1878).

father:
Harvey Elmore

mother:
Clarissa (Burnham) Elmore

spouse:
Mary A. Burnham