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Lawyer

Wallace Hackett, American lawyer. Member N.H. History Society, Aldrich Memorial Association (president).

Background

Hackett, Wallace was born on May 1, 1856 in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, United States. Son of William Henry and Mary W. (Healey) Hackett.

Education

Education public and private schools. Read law in office of his grandfather. Harvard Law School, 1879.

Career

Began practice in Portsmouth, 1879. City solicitor, 3 years. Counsel for United States in Court of Alabama Claims.

Has devoted attention largely to business affairs rather than to law. Mayor of Portsmouth, 1907-1908. President Republican State Committee, 1908.

Membership

Member N.H. History Society, Aldrich Memorial Association (president).

Connections

Married Abbie Winchester, of Portsmouth, N.H., 1883.

father:
William Henry Hackett

mother:
Mary W. (Healey) Hackett

spouse:
Abbie Winchester