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Roger Dearborn Lapham
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Birth: Dec. 6, 1883
Albany County
New York, USA
Death: Apr. 16, 1966
San Francisco
San Francisco County
California, USA

Agent of the Ameican Hawaiian Steamship Company, Los Angeles, CA. Mayor of San Francisco from 1944 to 1948. He was the son of Lewis Henry Lapham, an American entrepreneur who made a fortune consolidating smaller business in the leather industry and who was also one of the founders of Texaco Oil Company. He built Waveny House in New Canaan, Connecticut, as a summer residence for his family to escape the heat of New York City. The mansion and property are now a public park and arts center in New Canaan. Roger Lapham was the the paternal grandfather of Harper's Magazine editor Lewis H. Lapham, and the maternal uncle of actor Christopher Lloyd.
 
 
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  Helen Barbara Abbot Lapham (1884 - 1975)
 
Burial:
Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Colma
San Mateo County
California, USA
Plot: Garden/Bldg Panel 1966
 
Maintained by: Alice P.
Originally Created by: Graves
Record added: Mar 30, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 87717925
Roger Dearborn Lapham
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Roger Dearborn Lapham
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