Richard Michell Upjohn

Richard Michell Upjohn

Birth
Shaftesbury, North Dorset District, Dorset, England
Death 3 Mar 1903 (aged 74)
Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Plot Section 118, Lot 326
Memorial ID 25635507 · View Source
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Architect. With his father Richard Upjohn he co-founded Richard Upjohn and Son, an architectural firm that designed buildings in 17 states and 3 European countries and was known chiefly for its Gothic churches. On his own, he was most noted for the capitol building in Hartford, Connecticut. He was president of the New York chapter of the American Institute of Architects. A long-time resident of Brooklyn (296 Clinton Street), he was a founder of the Long Island Historical Society, and with his father, designed the great Gothic Gatehouse of Green-Wood Cemetery, where he is buried.

Bio by: Bob Collins


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Bob Collins
  • Added: 30 Mar 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 25635507
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Richard Michell Upjohn (7 Mar 1828–3 Mar 1903), Find A Grave Memorial no. 25635507, citing Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .