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Thomas Chandler Thacher

Thomas Chandler Thacher[1, 2]

Male 1858 - 1945  (86 years)

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  • Name Thomas Chandler Thacher  [3
    • US Congressman. Elected to represent Massachusetts' 16th District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1913 to 1915.
    Born 20 JulL 1858  Yarmouthport, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 Apr 1945  Boston, Sufflok County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Woodside Cemetery, Yarmouth Port, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I104173  tree1
    Last Modified 12 Aug 2018 

    Father Henry Charles Thacher,   b. 6 Oct 1829, Yarmouth Port, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1900, Boston, Sufflok County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Martha Bray,   b. 17 Nov 1836, Yarmouth, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1919, Yarmouth, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 03 Dec 1855  Yarmouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    Family ID F2539  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Maria Lewis Leavitt,   b. 13 Feb 1856, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1933  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 16 Jan 1890  [2
    Children 
     1. Dorothy Thacher,   b. 18 Oct 1892, Boston, Sufflok Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1984  (Age 91 years)
     2. Louise Hope Thacher,   b. 10 Jun 1894, Boston, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Thomas Chandler Thacher,   b. 12 Aug 1896, Nahant, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1989, Brookline, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
    Last Modified 21 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F2738  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Thacher, Thomas Chandler 1858 - 1945
    Thacher, Thomas Chandler 1858 - 1945
    Thomas Chandler Thacher 1858 - 1945

  • Sources 
    1. [S182] Descendants of Thomas and Anthony Thacher, Allen, D. W., (Independent Printing House, Vineland NJ, 1872), 79.

    2. [S192] Thacher-Thatcher Genealogy Yarmouth Branch, Totten, John R., (New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, New York, 1910), pp. 575, 720.

    3. [S289] Internet Web Site, Various.
      Thacher attended the public schools. He was graduated from Adams Academy, Quincy, Massachusetts, in 1878 and from Harvard University in 1882. He became engaged in the wool business at Boston in 1882. He served as president of the Barnstable County Agricultural Society. He served as president of the Cape Cod Pilgrim Memorial Association. He served as chairman of the Yarmouth Port Planning Board. He served as chairman of the Provincetown Tercentenary Commission in 1920.

      Thacher was elected as a Democrat to the 63rd Congress (March 4, 1913-March 3, 1915). He was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1914. After his service in Congress, he became a writer on business topics and also engaged in his former business pursuits.


    4. [S288] Find A Grave, (Web).
      Find A Grave Memorial# 7526771

    5. [S192] Thacher-Thatcher Genealogy Yarmouth Branch, Totten, John R., (New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, New York, 1910), pp. 407, 575.