Married first to Margaret Louise Wilshire in Oct 1885 at Washington, DC. Married second to Ellen Mary "Nellie" (Herbert) Wilson in Jun 1895 at Annapolis, Maryland.
Midshipman in USNA Class of 1881 ("Knows No Reverses"). Was Chief Examiner of the United States Patent Office and a specialist on patent law. Died at age 78.
Obituary in the 23 Jul 1938 New York Times, p. 13, col. 4, and in the 24 Jul 1938 Trenton Times-Advertiser, p. 4, col. 3.
Robert Peter Hains
Class of 1881 U.S. Naval Academy
1860 - 1938
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