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Harrison Gray Otis

Birthplace: Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
Death: Died in Springfield, MA, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Harrison Gray Otis, U.S. Senator and Sally Otis
Husband of Elizabeth Henderson Otis
Father of Arthur Henderson Otis; Ellen Otis; Harrison Gray Otis and Edmund Dwight Otis
Brother of Elizabeth Gray Lyman; Sally Ann Thorndike; Mary Foster Otis; Alleyne Otis; George Otis and 5 others

Occupation: apoplexy
Managed by: Jessica Marie German
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About Harrison Gray Otis

Title The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Volume 4 Contributor New England Historic Genealogical Society Publisher S.G. Drake, 1850

Page 152

Hon. Harrison Gray," (172) who m. Sally Foster, had:

(315) I. Elizabeth Gray,7 b. 1 June, 1791, m. George W., son of Theodore Lyman, and d. at St. Croix, "W. I., 20 Dec. 1824. She had three sons and two daughters;

(316) II. Harrison Gray,7 b. 7 August, 1792, m. Eliza Henderson, dau. of W. H. Boardman, of Boston. He grad. H. C. 1811, read law with his father and H. Binney, Esq., and was admitted to the bar 1814. His death occurred suddenly at Springfield, 3 January, 1827;

(317) III. Sally,7 b. 22 Dec, 1793, m. Israel Thorndike, of Beverly, d. 2 Dec, 1819, had one son and three daughters;

(318) IV. Mary Foster,7 b. 15 June, 1795, d. 17 Jan., 1796;

(319) V. Alleyne,7 b. 16 July, 1796, drowned 1806;

(320) VI. George,7 b. 1797, d. the next year;

(321) VII. Sophia Harrison,7 b. 29 March, 1799, m. Andrew Ritchie, 9 Dec, 1823, has two sons and one daughter;

(322) VIII. James William,7 b. 18 May, 1800, m. Martha, dau. of William Church, of Providence, R. I, Jan. 1825. He resides in N. Y.;

(323) IX. William Foster,7 b. 1 Dec, 1801, H. C, 1821, m. Emily, dau. of Josiah Marshall, 18 May, 1831. She d. 17 Aug., 183G, se. 29;

(324) X. Alleyne,7b. 27 Aug., 1807, grad. at H. C. 1825, resides in Boston;

(325) XI. George Harrison,7 b. 4 Sept., 1810, d. 25 Oct, 1833.


This is a LONG letter from John Quincy Adams to Harrison Gray Otis: https://archive.org/details/remarkscriticism00coleuoft





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Harrison Gray Otis's Timeline

August 7, 1792
Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
May 6, 1817
Age 24
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
November 25, 1822
Age 30
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
Age 32
Massachusetts, United States
January 3, 1827
Age 34
Springfield, MA, USA
Age 34
Massachusetts, United States
Age 34
Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States