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 Horatio Hollis Hunnewell

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Horatio Hollis Hunnewell

Birth
Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 20 May 1902 (aged 91)
Wellesley, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
Plot Iris Path-Lot: 3799-Site: SH3799-Mausoleum: 8
Memorial ID 119776116 View Source

Banker, philanthropist and prominent horticulturist. The town of Wellesley, and Wellesley College, are named for his estate, 'Wellesley', which was in turn named for his wife's family (Welles).

per Tom (#47386400): The towns of Hunnewell, Missouri and Hunnewell, Kansas are named after him. He was one of the Directors of the Hannibal & St. Joseph Railroad.

See Wikipedia entries:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H._H._Hunnewell
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H._H._Hunnewell_estate


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