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Elisha Huntington

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Birthplace: Norwich, New London County, Connecticut, United States
Death: December 13, 1865 (69)
Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Asahel Huntington and Althea Huntington
Husband of Hannah Huntington
Father of James Freeman Huntington; Francis Cleveland Huntington; Reverend William Reed Huntington; Isaac Mansfield Huntington and Mary Hinckley Cooke
Brother of Asahel Huntington; Hezekiah Huntington and Mary Ann Huntington

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About Elisha Huntington

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Elisha Huntington (April 9, 1796 – December 11, 1865) was an American physician and politician who served as the Mayor of Lowell, Massachusetts and as the 19th Lieutenant Governor for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts from 1853 to 1854.

Early life

Huntington, was born in Topsfield, Massachusetts on July 23, 1798 to Rev. Asahel and Alethea (Lord) Huntington. Huntington was the brother of Salem, Massachusetts mayor Asahel Huntington.

He was graduated at Dartmouth College in 1815 and from Yale Medical School in 1823. Commencing his professional life at Lowell in 1824, two years before the incorporation of that city, he was identified for the last quarter of a century with its growth and improvement, and was eight times elected mayor. In 1853 he was Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts. He was also at one time president of the Massachusetts Medical Society, and from 1860 to 1365 an overseer of Harvard College. He married in 1825, Miss Hannah Hinckley, of Marblehead, who died in 1859. They had five children.

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Elisha Huntington's Timeline

1796
April 9, 1796
Norwich, New London County, Connecticut, United States
1826
September 6, 1826
Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
1831
January 31, 1831
Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
1838
September 20, 1838
Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
1865
December 13, 1865
Age 69
Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
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