William Frederick Havemeyer

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William Frederick Havemeyer

Birthdate:
Birthplace: New York, NY, USA
Death: Died in New York, New York, New York, USA
Cause of death: heart attack
Place of Burial: Woodlawn Cemetery, Webster Ave, Bronx, NY, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of William Havemeyer
Husband of Sarah Agnes Havemeyer
Father of Sarah Chandler Armstrong; Matilda Armstrong; Hector Craig Havemeyer; James Havemeyer; Laura Amelia Maclay and 3 others

Managed by: Douglas Arthur Kellner
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About William Frederick Havemeyer

William Frederick Havemeyer served as Mayor of the City of New York for three terms, 1845-46, 1849-50 and 1873-74. He died at his desk in City Hall during his final term in office.

William F. Havemeyer also served as President of the Bank of North America.

During the American Civil War, Havemeyer was a strong advocate of the Union and urged the abolition of slavery.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Frederick_Havemeyer

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=15974892

http://people.hofstra.edu/alan_j_singer/Gateway%20Slavery%20Guide%20PDF%20Files/5.%20Abolition_Complicity%201827-65/5.%20Documents%201827-1865/1874.%20(TRIB)%20.avemeyer%20Obit.pdf

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William Frederick Havemeyer's Timeline

1804
February 12, 1804
New York, NY, USA
1828
1828
Age 23
New York, USA
1833
1833
Age 28
1850
March 31, 1850
Age 46
New York, NY, USA
1874
November 30, 1874
Age 70
New York, New York, New York, USA
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