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Hon. Hiram Foote Mather

Male 1796 - 1868  (72 years)


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  • Name Hon. Hiram Foote Mather 
    Prefix Hon. 
    Born 13 Feb 1796  Colchester, New London Co., CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 Jul 1868  Chicago, Cook Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • "Hiram Foote Mather graduated at Yale, 1813. After his graduation he settled at Niles, MI. He was a man of great abilities, filling well the various positions in life he was called to fill. He was appointed postmaster in Elbridge, NY, June 14, 1825. In the year 1828, on Nov. 3rd, was made Senator of New York, which office he filled for four years. Was made a Commissioner of Circuit Court of Michigan, and Master of Chancery at Chicago. Was elder of Presbyterian church in Elbridge, Niles, and Chicago. He was a Whig and Republican of strong political convictions, though never an aspirant for office. Especially eminent as a chancery lawyer and a public spirited man, the crowning glory of his life was his character as a Christian gentleman." Horace Mather

      Buried in Niles, MI.
      Also had child:
      Walter Gibbons Mather b. 6 Feb 1822, d. 6 Aug 1823, Elbridge, Onondaga Co., NY
    Person ID I1082  Mather
    Last Modified 19 Sep 2006 

    Father Gibbons Mather,   b. 22 Jun 1760, Lyme, New London Co., CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1815, Auburn, Cayuga Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Mother Hannah Foote,   b. 4 Apr 1766, Colchester, New London Co., CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1844, Elbridge, Onondaga Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 28 Jan 1789  Lyme, New London Co., CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F261  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Sally Ann Hyde,   b. 1800, Sharon, Litchfield Co., CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1824, Auburn, Cayuga Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years) 
    Married 8 Apr 1821  Elbridge, Onondaga Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Sally Ann Mather,   b. 19 Oct 1824, Elbridge, Onondaga Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1857, Niles, Berrien Co., MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
    Last Modified 8 Apr 2014 
    Family ID F459  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Mary Parsons Cole,   b. 3 Oct 1806, Orleans Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1855, Niles, Berrien Co., MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married 26 Nov 1831  Auburn, Cayuga Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Joseph Cole Mather,   b. 17 May 1833, Elbridge, Onondaga Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1916, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., UT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     2. Laura Hannah Mather,   b. 3 May 1835, Elbridge, Onondaga Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1865, Niles, Berrien Co., MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)
     3. David Hyde Mather,   b. 2 Oct 1837, Elbridge, Onondaga Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1893, Albion, Orleans Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     4. Ralph Taylor Mather,   b. 13 Mar 1840, Elbridge, Onondaga Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1868, Atchison Co., KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)
     5. Mary Amanda Mather,   b. 25 Jan 1842, Elbridge, Onondaga Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Janesville, Rock Co., WI Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Caroline A. Mather,   b. 27 Nov 1843, Elbridge, Onondaga Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1866, Janesville, Rock Co., WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)
     7. John Steward Mather,   b. 2 Oct 1845, Niles, Berrien Co., MI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1884, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., UT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
     8. Frances Chloe Mather,   b. 5 Oct 1848, Niles, Berrien Co., MI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1869, Albion, Orleans Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 20 years)
    Last Modified 8 Apr 2014 
    Family ID F460  Group Sheet