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Amos Abbott

  • Birth 10 Sep 1786 Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Death 2 Nov 1868 Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Burial Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Memorial ID 6531392

US Congressman. He worked as a town treasurer, a member of the school committee, a business executive. In 1833, he was one of the founders of the Boston and Portland Railway. A representative to Massachusetts General Court 1835 to 1855 and 1843, he served in the Massachusetts State Senate from 1840 to 1842. The honorable Amos Abbott was one of Andover's leading citizens. He was also a founder of The Boston and Maine Railroad and a director.

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  • Originally Created by: Russ
  • Added: 21 Jun 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6531392
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Amos Abbott (10 Sep 1786–2 Nov 1868), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6531392, citing South Church Cemetery, Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .