|13th Mayor |
of Chelsea, Massachusetts
|Preceded by||Samuel P. Tenney|
|Succeeded by||Eugene F. Endicott|
|President of the |
|Member of the |
|Born|| May 10, 1847 |
|Died|| December 19, 1910 |
|Spouse(s)||Esther Lawrence, m. November 28, 1867|
|Residence||1025 Beacon st, Brookline, Massachusetts|
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Samuel P. Tenney
| 13th Mayor of Chelsea, Massachusetts |
| Succeeded by|
Eugene F. Endicott