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John Hassam

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Manchester, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
Death: Died in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
Place of Burial: Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Captain Jonathan Hassam and Sarah Hassam
Husband of Abigail Ober Hassam
Father of John Tyler Hassam; Abby Hilton Hassam and Frederick William Hassam
Brother of Sally Danforth; William Hassam; Jonathan Hassam; Elizabeth (first) Hassam; Samuel Hassam and 2 others

Occupation: Estate management, real estate broker
Managed by: Jessica Marie German
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About John Hassam

Title Genealogies: The Hassam Family, the Hilton Family, the Cheever Family Author John Tyler Hassam Publisher Priv. print., 1896 Original from Harvard University Digitized Jan 18, 2008 Length 89 pages

11. John6 Hassam (Jonathan* William,3 Jonathan,3 William1), b. Sept. 4, 1809; m. in Manchester, May 15, 1836, Abby, dau. of Capt. Amos Hilton,t of Manchester. He went to Boston when a lad of fourteen and learned the trade of a book-binder, but ing his majority 1876. began to turn his attention to real estate, and, after a brief residence in New York, finally established himself in Boston as a real estate broker. In this field his prudence, forethought and business sagacity soon brought him well deserved success. During the later years of his life he had practically retired from active work and devoted himself principally to the care of trust property and the management of estates. He was greatly respected for his integrity and unswerving honesty. He d. in Boston, Aug. 3, 1885.* Children of John and Abby, all born in Boston, are :—

12. i. John Tyler, b. Sept. 20, 1841.

ii. Abby Hilton, b. Oct. 21, 1843.

iii. Frederick William, b. Aug. 14, 1851.

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John Hassam's Timeline

1809
September 4, 1809
Manchester, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1836
May 15, 1836
Age 26
Manchester, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1841
September 20, 1841
Age 32
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
1843
October 21, 1843
Age 34
Boston, MA, USA
1851
August 14, 1851
Age 41
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
1885
August 3, 1885
Age 75
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
1885
Age 75
Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States