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William Wentworth Thayer

lawyer , banker

William Wentworth Thayer, American lawyer, banker. member N.H. Ho.

Background

Thayer, William Wentworth was born on April 15, 1884 in Concord, New Hampshire, United States. Son of William Fiske and Sarah Clarke (Wentworth) Thayer.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1905, Bachelor of Laws, 1910. Rhodes scholar from N.H., 1905-1907, Bachelor of Arts, Oxford, 1908, Master of Arts, 1913. Unmarried.

Career

Began practice at Concord, 1910. Vice president First National Bank. Treasurer and trustee Union Trust Company Prospective attorney Merrimack Company, N.H., 1917-1918.

Member N.H. House of Representatives, 1921, 23. Government appeal agent Selective Service Law, 1917-1918. Representative; United States War Trade Board at London and Paris, 1918-1919.

Attached to American Commission to Negotiate Peace (on blockade questions), 1919.

Membership

Member N.H. Ho.

Connections

father:
William Fiske Thayer

mother:
Sarah Clarke (Wentworth) Thayer