Monroe Heath

Monroe Heath

Birth
Grafton, Grafton County, New Hampshire, USA
Death 21 Oct 1894 (aged 67)
Asheville, Buncombe County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 5305291 · View Source
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Chicago Mayor. Born in New Hampshire, he became wealthy after founding the Heath and Milligan Paint Manufacturing Company in 1851. Prior to becoming mayor the business burned down twice, once during the Great Chicago Fire of 1871. In 1875 he was elected as a Republican as Mayor of Chicago, Illinois, serving two terms from 1876 to 1879.


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Scott Maxwell
  • Added: 20 Mar 2001
  • Find a Grave Memorial 5305291
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Monroe Heath (27 Mar 1827–21 Oct 1894), Find a Grave Memorial no. 5305291, citing Oak Woods Cemetery, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .