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Encyclopedia > Ezekiel A. Straw

Ezekiel Albert Straw (December 30, 1819October 23, 1882), was an American engineer, businessman, and politician from Manchester, New Hampshire. December 30 is the 364th day of the year (365th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 1 day remaining. ... 1819 common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... October 23 is the 296th day of the year (297th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 69 days remaining. ... 1882 (MDCCCLXXXII) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... Nickname: Queen City Motto: Official website: www. ...


Straw was born in 1819 in Salisbury, New Hampshire. He attended Phillips Andover Academy in Andover, Massachusetts. 1819 common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... Salisbury is a town located in Merrimack County, New Hampshire. ... Phillips Academy (also known as Andover and Phillips Andover) is a coed liberal arts high school, located in Andover, Massachusetts, near Boston. ... Andover is a town located in Essex County, Massachusetts. ...


In 1838, as a young engineer for the Amoskeag Manufacturing Company in Manchester, New Hampshire, Straw laid out the grid pattern for the Manchester's city streets. | Jöns Jakob Berzelius, discoverer of protein 1838 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... The Amoskeag Falls are a set of waterfalls located in Manchester, New Hampshire on the Merrimack River. ... Nickname: Queen City Motto: Official website: www. ...


In 1842, he founded (1842) Manchester's First Unitarian Society. 1842 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... First Unitarian Society of Madison worships in a building designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. ...


Straw was a Republican state representative from 1859 to 1864 and a state senator from 1864 to 1866. In his second year in the state senate, he served as that body's president. The Republican Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States two-party system, the other one being the Democratic Party. ... The New Hampshire General Court is the state legislature of the U.S. state of New Hampshire. ... 1859 is a common year starting on Saturday. ... 1864 (MDCCCLXIV) was a leap year starting on Friday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a leap year starting on Sunday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar. ... 1864 (MDCCCLXIV) was a leap year starting on Friday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a leap year starting on Sunday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar. ... 1866 (MDCCCLXVI) is a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar. ...


He later served two terms as a Republican governor of New Hampshire. The Republican Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States two-party system, the other one being the Democratic Party. ... Official language(s) English Capital Concord Largest city Manchester Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 46th 24,239 km² 110 km 305 km 3. ...


Straw died in 1882 in Manchester. He is buried in Manchester's Valley Cemetery. 1882 (MDCCCLXXXII) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... Nickname: Queen City Motto: Official website: www. ... The Valley Cemetery (a. ...


Reference

  • April, 2005 Newsletter of Friends of the Valley Cemetery (.jpg image)

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External link

  • Straw at New Hampshire's Division of Historic Resouces
Preceded by:
James A. Weston
Governor of New Hampshire
18721874
Succeeded by:
James A. Weston


James Adams Weston (August 27, 1827–May 8, 1895) was an American civil engineer, banker, and politician from Manchester, New Hampshire. ... See also New Hampshire Province of New Hampshire List of Colonial Governors of New Hampshire Categories: Lists of United States governors | Governors of New Hampshire ... 1872 (MDCCCLXXII) was a leap year starting on Monday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a leap year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar. ... 1874 (MDCCCLXXIV) was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ...

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