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Elliot Cowden Bacon
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Birth: Jul. 4, 1888
Boston
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Sep. 27, 1924
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Son of Robert and Martha W Bacon.

Husband of Hope Norman Bacon.

From the "Boston Herald," 29 Sep 1924:

Bacon Funeral Services Today.
Morgan & Co. Partner to be Buried in Brookline
New York, Sept. 28 -- Funeral Services for Elliot C. Bacon second youngest partner in the firm of J. P. Morgan & Co., who died suddenly on Saturday night at his home ...
Burial will be in the Walnut Hill Cemetery at Brookline, Mass., on Tuesday... The body will leave the Grand Central terminal aboard the midnight train tomorrow night. Members of the immediate family and a few intimate friends will accompany it to Brookline.

The funeral will be attended by representatives of J. P. Morgan & Co. and of the 304th field artillery, 77th division, in which Mr. Bacon served as a captain during the war.
Except for the fact that the coffin will be draped with an American flag there will be no military display.

The honorary pall-bearers, all members of the class of 1910 at Harvard University, with which Mr. Bacon was graduated will be John Chapin, John Amory, Sullivan Sargent, George Peabody Gardner and George West of Boston; ...

From the "Springfield Republican," 29 Sep 1924:
Mr. Bacon was a son of Robert L. Bacon, former secretary of state and was graduated from Harvard in 1910.
He is survived by a widow and four children.... he [also] leaves his mother, two brothers, Robert L. and Gaspar of Boston, and a sister, Mrs. George Whitney whose husband also is a member of the Morgan firm.
Mr. Bacon was interested in Polo and was considered one of America's most promising players.


 
 
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 Parents:
  Robert Bacon (1860 - 1919)
  Martha W. Cowdin Bacon (1860 - 1940)
 
 Siblings:
  Robert Low Bacon (1884 - 1938)**
  Gaspar Griswold Bacon (1886 - 1947)*
  Elliot Cowden Bacon (1888 - 1924)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Walnut Hills Cemetery
Brookline
Norfolk County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: DaurRegt
Record added: Jun 16, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 112390041
Elliot Cowden Bacon
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