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Thomas Norton Hart

mayor

Thomas Norton Hart, American mayor. Member Boston Common Council, 1879-1881, Board of Aldermen, 1882, 85, 86.

Background

Hart, Thomas Norton was born on January 20, 1829 in N. Reading, Mass. Son of Daniel and Margaret (Norton) Hart.

Education

Country school education. Removed to Boston, 1842.

Career

Became partner in Philip A. Locke & Company. Subsequently founded Hart, Taylor & Company. Retired from mercantile business, 1879.

President Mount Vernon National Bank, 1879-1903. Identified with many societies and eleemosynary instns.

Membership

Member Boston Common Council, 1879-1881, Board of Aldermen, 1882, 85, 86.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Snow, April.

father:
Daniel Hart

mother:
Margaret (Norton) Hart

spouse:
Elizabeth Snow