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Edward Lawrence
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Birth: Jun. 21, 1810
Death: Oct. 14, 1885

Taken from "The Family of John Lawrence" published in 1869:


Edward Lawrence, Esq., removed to Charlestown in 1825, engaged in business with Messrs. Jacob Forster & Son, afterwards Charles Forster, Cabinet Manufacturer. Became a parter in 1833, and continued the business after Mr. F. retired, 1856. In 1863 he withdrew, and was succeeded by Messrs. Braman, Shaw, & Co., Boston. He has been actively interested in the progress of Charlestown, serving on important Committees and in the Board of Selectmen; was for 6 years an Alderman, and 2 years a Representative in the Legislature. He was chairman of the Board of Commissioners of the Charlestown Water Works 1862 to 1864, and has been since that date President of the Mystic Water Board. He became a director in the Bunker-Hill Bank, 1842, and President, 1855. He is now President of the Bunker-Hill National Bank, and connected with other institutions of the kind. For nearly thirty years he has been a member of the Standing Committee of the First Universalist Society, and holds office in various corporations not named above. His wife died Feb. 14, 1867, aged forty five years eight months and twenty four days. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary T. Baker Lawrence (1821 - 1867)*
 
 Children:
  Edward Lawrence (1848 - 1901)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Auburn Cemetery
Cambridge
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
 
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Record added: Sep 13, 2011
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