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from 47th senatorial dist., 1912. Republican. Address:
Middleport, N. Y.

THOMPSON, GUSTAVE W.

Chemist; b. Brooklyn, N. Y., July 27, 1865; s. John
and Lucy (Wliyte) Thompson; ed. common school;
m. Alice C. Wilmouth; children: Alice W., b. 1898,
John S., b. 1900. Chief chemist since 1892, Nat. Lead
Co. iDeputy register, Kings Co., 1896-1897. Democrat.
Mem. Am. Chem. Soc, Inst. Chem. Eng'rs, Am. Soc.
Testing Materials, Internat. Ass'n Testing Materials,
Soc of Chem. Industry; fellow A. A. A. S. Club:
Chemists'. Residence: 24 S. Portland Av. Address:
129 York St., Brooklyn, N. Y.

THOMPSON, HENRY S.

Ex-Comm'r Water Supply, Gas and Electricity; b.
N. Y. City, Aug. 10, 1873; s. Richard J. and Helen
(Soffe) Thompson; grad. Princeton, A.B., 1894; m. N. Y.
City, April 19, 1900, Mabel Potter; children: Dorothy,
b. 1903, Adele, b. 1905, Henry S., Jr., b. 1907. First
employed by Standard Oil Co., and traveled while in
its employ through Europe, Asia and Africa; later
entered building business and organized Thompson-
Starrett Co. Veteran of Squadron A, honorably dis-
charged. Sup't of Buildings, Borough of Manhattan,
N. Y. City, during Mayor Low's administration, and
remained under Mayor McClellan a short time; mem.
of N. Y. City Improvement Comm'n; comm'r of Pub-
lic Works, Borough of Manhattan, 1907-1908; Comm'r
Water Supply, Gas and Electricity, 1910-1914. Pres.
and dir. Permutit Co.. Boulevard Realty Co.; v.-p.
and dir. Globe and Rutgers Fire Ins. Co. of N. Y. ;
dir. Union Exchange Bank; mem. Reorg"n Com. Dele-
ware & Northampton R. R. Co. Pres. and dir.
Golden Hill Building Co. Democrat; Presby'n. Trustee
Manhattan Maternity Hosp. Mem. N. Y. Chamber of
Commerce. Recreations: Automobiling, tennis, swim-
ming. Clubs: N. Y. Yacht, N. Y. Athletic, Princeton,
Automobile of America, Metropolitan, Down Town
Ass'n, Adirondack League, Indian Harbor Yacht, Nas-
sau, Greenwich Country. Residence (Summer): Green-
wich, Conn.; (city): The Belnord. Address: 30 E. 42d
St., N. Y. City.

THOMPSON, HOLLAND

Educator, editor; b. Randolph Co., N. C, July 30,
1873; s. D. Matt and Mary Elizabeth (Rice) Thomp-
son; ed., Ph.B. (magna cum laude), Univ. of N. C, 1895;
A.M., Columbia Univ., 1900, Ph.D., 1906; m. N. Y. City,
July, 1905, Isobel Graham Aitkin; one son: Lawrence,
b. 1908. Prin. Concord (N. C.) High Sch., 1895-1899;
fellow Columbia Univ., 1899-1900; ass't prof, history
Coll. City of N. Y. since 1906. On editorial staff of
Current Literature, 1904-1905; consulting editor Re-
view of Reviews 1912. Author: From Cotton Field
to Cotton Mill (Macmillan, 1906); Prisons of the Civil
War (vol. VII.), Photographic History of the Civil
War (Review of Reviews Co., 1911); History of Our
Land (1911); contb'r to New International and Nel-
son's Encyclopaedias and Encyclopaedia Britannica;
also contb'r to various hist, end economic journals.
Editor-in-chief The Book of Knowledge, 20 vols., 1910-
1911. Mem. Phi Beta Kappa Soc, Am. Hist. Ass'n, Am.
Economic Ass'n, Acad. Polit. Science. Recreations:
Reading, traveling. Residence: 102 Waverly PI. Ad-
dress: Coll. City of N. Y., N. Y. City.

THOMPSON, J. CAMPBELL

Lawyer; b. Falcarragh, County Donegal, Ireland,
June 2, 1872; s. Joseph and Annie (Campbell) Thomp-
son; ed. Trinity Coll.. Dublin, A.B., N. Y. Law Sch.,
LL.B.; m. Katherine Dorothy Crimmins Pres. Nestle-
down Realty Co.; dir. Westchester County Horse Show,
Westchester County Fair. Mem. N. Y. Bar Ass'n, N.
Y. Law Inst., Am. Bar Ass'n, N. Y. County Law Ass'n,
Dwight Alumni. Recreations: Coaching, breeding and
exhibiting of heavy harness horses. Clubs: British
Universities (dir.), Manhattan, N. Y. Athletic, Lambs,
Larchmont Yacht. Residence: Mamaroneck, N. Y.
Address: 63 Wall St., N. Y. City.

THOMPSON, J. WALTER

Advertising agent; b. Pittsfield, Mass., Oct. 2S, 1S47;
parents removed to Ohio while he was still quite



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young; ed. in Ohio; m. 1877, Margaret R.. d. James
Bogle (celebrated portrait painter and prominent mem.
Nat. Acad, of Dresden). Came to N. T. early in the
sixties, in which city shortly afterward entered upon
mercantile career. First venture in active business
life, made 1S64, when 20 years of age; began career In
metropolis under same conditions as did Horace Gree-
ley, as clerk in advertising establishment; later
entered into business on own account, securing con-
trol of a number of theatre programmes of several
N. T. theatres; first stage in independent career, fol-
lowed by others, and by an advance in position In
firm in whose service was engaged, until eventually
purchased, and became successor to its business;
steadily added and developed its importance and mag-
nitude, particularly in special field of magazine ad-
vertising. Pr.'s. and dir. J. Walter Thompson Co. Ad-
dress: 44 E. 23d St.. N. Y. City

THOMPSON, JAMES NEVILLE

Clergyman, educator; b. Gloucestershire, Eng. ; s.
William and Emma (Presbury) Thompson; ed. Broms-
grove Sch., England. B.A., 1887, M.A., 1909; studied
music at Trinity Coll. of Music, London, and in Leip-
zig, Germany; m. Taunton, Eng., 1S87, Louisa Caroline
Lock; children: Launcelot A. N., b. 1SS8; Aylmer S.
N., b. 1891; Vivian C. N., b. 1893; Leolin H. N., b. 1896.
Engaged as orange planter and truck grower in Flor-
ida, 1887-1893; ordained to ministry, 1893; mission-
ary and edn'l work, S. Florida, 1893-1900; moved to
Concord. Mass.. 1900, and became ass't master of St.
Andrew's Sch., and later head master. Episcopalian.
Address: Concord, Mass.

THOMPSON, JOHN A.

Lawyer; b. Bristol, Conn., Dec. 2S, 1872; s. Rev.
George L. and Elizabeth (Wilson) Thompson; ed.
Wesleyan Univ., Middletown, Conn., A.B., 1894, N. T.
Law Sch., LL.B., 1897; m. Bridge Hampton, Suffolk Co.,
N. T., Oct. 17, 1905, Pearl Haines; children: John A.,
Jr., b. Sept. 23, 1906; Theodore H, b. July 17, 1912. En-
gaged in law practise since 1897; mem. firm Thomp-
son & Fuller. Sec. Nat. Bridge Works. Independent
Republican; Congregationalist. Mem. Alpha Delta Phi
fraternity. Recreations: Golf, tennis. Clubs: Drug,
Lawyers, University (Brooklyn). Address: 165 Broad-
way, N. T. City.

THOMPSON, ROBERT MEANS

Financier; b. Corsica, Pa., March 2, 1849; s. Judge
John J. Y. Thompson, for many years a lay judge of
the Jefferson County Court, Pa.; m. Sarah, d. William
Channing Gibbs, of Newport, R, I. Appt'd to Naval
Acad., 1864; grad. in class of 1868; served on board
the Centoocook, Franklin, Richmond and Guard;
comm'd ensign, 1869, and master, 1870; in 1871 served
on board Wauchusett; resignation from navy accepted
latter part of 1871; then studied law; grad. Dane Law
Sch., Harvard, 1S74. Mem. of Boston Common Coun-
cil in 1876, 1877 and 1878; for many years pres. Or-
ford Copper Co., smelters of copper and nickel, and
now chm'n B'd Internat. Nickel Co.; pres. U. S. Naval
Acad. Alumni Ass'n. Mem. Mil. Order Loyal Legion,
Chamber of Commerce, Japan Soc, The Pilgrims.
Clubs: University, Century, Metropolitan, Players,
Lawyers, N. Y. Athletic, N. Y. Yacht, Metropolitan,
(Washington). Residence: 3 E. 69th St. Address: 43
Exchange PI., N. Y. City.

THOMPSON, ROBERT WILLIAM, JR.

Lawyer; b. N. Y. City, May 20, 1874; s. Robert
William and Martha Macfarlan Thompson; ed. public
schools, Coll. City of N. Y., A.B., 1893, Columbia Univ.,
A.M., 1894, Columbia Law Sch., LL.B., 1896. Admitted
to bar 1896 and since then in active practise in N. Y.
City; mem. law firm of Thompson, Warren & Pelgram.
His family has resided on W. 97th St. continuously
for seventy years, and his grandfather, Adam Thomp-
son, once cultivated a farm of four or five acres near
the present junction of Broadway and 97th St. Re-
publican; Presby'n. Mem. Alpha Delta Phi fraternity,
Albion Lodge F. and A. M., Ass'n Bar City of N. Y.
Served as mem. school b'd, served as gen. counsel of
various corp'ns. Clubs: Republican, Columbia Uni-
versity. Residence (Summer): Morsemere, N. J. Ad-
dress: 52 Wall St., N. Y. City.

THOMPSON, SAMUEL CLARENCE

Civil eng'r; b. Roxbury, Mass., April 4, 1851; s.
Samuel Newell and Mary Ann (Washburn) Thomp-
son; grad. Mass. Agr'l Coll., Amherst, Mass. B.S.,
1872 (valedictorian) ; m. Natick, Mass., May 5, 1875,
Alice L. Fairchild; children: Louis Clarence, b. 1877,
Elsie Viola, b. 1885; Ass't eng'r New Water Supply
for City of Boston, 1872-1879; acting chief eng'r of
S. Fla. R. R. Co.. 1881; ass't in city eng'r office,
Lowell, Mass., 1881-1883; eng'r under .Comm'r of
St. Improvements and Dep't of Parks, since 18S3;



eng'r of highways, Borough of the Bronx, since 1898.
Dir. Bronx Realty Co., and White Plains Bld'g Block
Co. Mem. Am. Soc. of Civil Eng'rs, Municipal Eng'rs
of the City of N. Y. (past pres.), Nat. Geog. Soc; Phi
Sigma Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi. Mem. League of Am.
Sportsmen; Roome Lodge 746, F. and A. M.. Knights
of Honor, Royal Arcanum, Loyal Ass'n. Recreations:
Trap shooting, hunting, fishing. Residence: 2348 Uni-
versity Av. Address: Third Av., cor. Tremont Av.,
N. Y. City.

THOMPSON, WALTER

Clergyman; b. Troy, N. Y., Jan. 12, 1851; s. John
Leland and Mary (Perkins) Thompson; ed. Round Hill
Sch., Northampton, Mass; Amherst Coll., A.B., 1872,
A.M., 1875; Berkeley Divinity Sch., Middletown Conn.,
S.T.D., Hobart Coll., 18S8; m. Troy N. Y., Jan. 31, 1878,
Jessie Fuller; children: J. W. Fuller, Walter, Jr., Jes-
sie Fuller, Dorothy Fuller. Ordered deacon May 22,
1875; ordained priest. June 11, 1876; rector Cam-
bridge, N. Y., 1875-1876, Waterford, N. Y., 1878-1883,
St. Philip's in the Highlands, Garrison-on-Hudson,
18S3-1898; vice-rector St. Paul Ch., Rome, Italy, 1886-
1887, and (1903-1904), Cathedral of St. John the Di-
vine, N. Y., 1900-1901; chaplain Am. Ch. Luzerne,
Switzerland, 1904; delegate to Gen. Conv. Episcopal
Ch. for Foreign Churches, 1904. Traveled extensively
in U. S., Can., Europe, Asia and Africa. Dir. Fuller
& Warren Co., Troy, N. Y., and Fuller-Warren Co.,
Milwaukee, Wis. Episcopalian. Mem. N. Y. Hist.
Soc, Am. Geog. Soc, N. Y. Acad, of Science, N. Y.
Museum of Natural History, A. A. A. S., Am. Scenic
and Historical Preservation Soc, Mayflower Soc,
N. Y., Chi Psi fraternity. Mason. Author: Letters
from Palestine, Souvenirs of Remembrance, Sermons
and Addresses. Clubs: Troy (Troy). Century, Uni-
versity (N. Y.). Residence: Garrison-on-Hudson. N. Y.

THOMPSON, WILLIAM BOYCE

Banker, mine owner; b. Virginia City, Mont., May 13,
1869; s. William and Anna (Boyce) Thompson; ed.
Phillips Exeter Acad., Columbia Sch. of Mines; m.
Helena, Mont., Feb. 6, 1895, Gertrude Hickman; one d.,
Margaret Adelaide, b. April 7, 1897. Located in New
York in 1899; largely interested in mines, m'f'g and
banking. Senior mem. firm Thompson, Towle & Co.,
pres. Inspiration Consolidated Copper Co., dir. First
Nat Bank of Yonkers, Hendee M'f'g Co., Utah Copper
Co Nevada Consolidated Copper Co. Republican.
Clubs: Union League, Metropolitan, Columbia Univ.,
Atlantic Yacht, Sleepy Hollow Country, Recess. City
Midday, Rocky Mountain, Republican. Residence:
Yonkers, N. Y. Address: 14 Wall St., N. Y. City.

THOMPSON, WILLIAM GILMAN

Physician; b. N. Y. City, Dec, 1856; s. Joseph Parrish
and Elizabeth Coit (Gilman) Thompson; grad. Yale,
Ph.B., 1877, Coll. Phys. and Su'rg. (Columbia), M.D.,
1881; m. San Rafael, Calif., 1887, Harriet Howard
Pomeroy. Interne N. Y. Hosp., 1881-1882; since then
in gen. practice of medicine in N. Y. City. Formerly
prof, of physiology and of therapeutics, N. Y. Univ.
Med. Coll.; formerly visiting physician to N. Y. and
Presb'n Hosps. Prof, medicine in Cornell Univ. Med.
Coll. in N. Y. City; visiting physician to Bellevue Hosp.:
consulting physician to Woman's Hosp., and the N. Y.
State Hosp. fcr Ruptured and Crippled. Author: Text-
Book of Practical Medicine, 1900; Practical Dietetics
(4th edition), 1908. Mem. A. A. A. S., fellow N. Y.
Acad. Sciences, Ass'n Am. Physicians, N. Y. State Med.
Soc, N. Y. County Med. Soc, Am. Med. Ass'n, N. Y.
Clinical Soc, Practitioners' Soc, N. Y. Med. and Surg.
Soc, Soc. Alumni of the N. Y. Hosp. of Bellevue Hosp.
and of the Presb'n Hosp., Delta Psi fraternity. Dir.
N. Y. Bot. Garden. Clubs: Century Ass'n, University.
Address: 34 E. 31st St., N. Y. City.

THOMSON, ALEC NICOL

Physician; b. East Orange, N. J., Sept. 7, 1881; s.
John and Eliza (Yendell) Thomson; ed. Manual
Training High Sch., Brooklyn, N. Y., Long Island Coll.
Hosp., Brooklyn, N. Y., M.D.; m. Brooklyn, N. Y.,
Sept. 7, 1908, Margarite Cortett Scandlin. Adjunct
genito-urinary surgeon. Brooklyn Hcsp. Dispensary;
ass't visiting surgeon to Swedish Hosp., Brooklyn;
ex-interne Bushwick Hosp. Mem. Am. Med. Ass'n,
N. Y. State Med. Soc, Kings County Med. Soc, Brooklyn
Med. Soc, Brooklyn Pathol. Soc, Associated Physicians
of D. I., Sigma Lambda Nu (preparatory school frater-
nity), Alpha Kappa Kappa (medical), De Witt Clinton
Council 419. Royal Arcanum, Clan Macdonald 83, Order
Scottish Clan. Address: 835 Park PI., Brooklyn, N. Y.

THOMSON, GEORGE GRAHAM

Banker: b. Merion, Pa., July 30, 1877; s. William and
Rebecca (George) Thomson; attended Univ. of Pa.;
m. Philadelphia, Pa., April 29, 1911, Elizabeth M. Deaver.



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Sec. Bankers' Trust Co., N. Y. City. Mem. Delta Psi
fraternity. Clubs: Knickerbocker, Racquet and Tennis,
Down Town Ass'n, St. Anthony, Morris County Golf.
Residence: Canfield Road, Convent, N. J. Address:
16 Wall St., N. T. City.

THOMSON, JAMES C.

Insurance; b. N. T. City, Jan. 11, 1849; s. Samuel B.
and Hannah (Rich) Thomson; ed. Geo. P. Quackenbos's
Collegiate School, N. Y. City, and N. Y. Univ.; m. N. Y.
City, Dec. 6, 1879, Sarah C. Hall; children: Jennie
Lloyd, b. 1882, Archibald Wilson, b. 1884. Engaged in
Insurance business in N. Y. City. Sec. and ass't treas.
Am. Debenture Co. of N. J., treas. and dir. Am. De-
benture Co. of N. Y. Democrat. Mem. (Dutch) Re-
formed Ch.; Pres. Delta Upsllon fraternity, N. Y.
Alumni; mem. Exec. Com. N. Y. Univ. Alumni. Address:
22 Exchange PI., N. Y. City.

THOMSON, T. KENNARD

Consulting eng'r; b. Buffalo, N. Y., 1864; s. William A.
and Lavinia Day (Newcomb) Thomson; grad. Toronto
Univ. (Canada). C.E., 1886, Sc.D. (honoris causa) from
Alma Mater, 1913; m. Toronto, Ont., 1888, Mary Julia
Harvey; children: Annis E., Mary M., Arthur Kennard,
W. Glencairn, H. Stranraer. Civil eng'r bridges, rail-
roads and bld'gs; caisson expert; examined foundations
In 21 of N. Y. City skyscrapers, among others: Com-
mercial Cable Bld'g, Mutual Life Bld'g, Manhattan
Life Bld'g, Trinity Bld'g, North Trinity Bld'g, Boreel
Bld'g, U. S. Express Bld'g, Seligman Bld'g, City In-
vesting, 41-story Singer Bld'g, Knickerbocker Trust
Bld'g, U. S. Assay Bld'g, Guarantee Trust Bld'g, Zinn
Bld'g, Municipal Bld'g, Liberty Tower and many
others. One of B'd of five Consulting Eng'rs for State
of N. Y. on Barge Canal. Republican. Mem. Am. Soc.
of Civil Eng'rs (dir.), Am. Soc. Mech. Eng'rs, Canadian
Soc. Civil Eng'rs, Niagara Hist. Soc, The Pilgrims
Clubs: Engineers, University of Toronto (N. Y.), Rail-
road Club, Park Hill Country (Yonkers), Canadian of
N. Y. (pres.), Republican. Address: 50 Church St.,
N. Y. City.

THOMSON, WILLIAM

Publisher; b. St. Boswell's. Scotland, Feb. 27, 1862;
s. James and Elizabeth (Stevenson) Thomson; ed. St.
Boswell's Sch.. Sch. of Arts, Edinburgh; m. Aug. 18,
' 1886, Jean De Greeve Murdoch; children: Agnes Greeve
Murdoch, Elizabeth Stevenson, Jean Gertrude. Sent
several times to London; also to Los Angeles, Calif.,
as comm'r to Gen. Assembly of Presb'n Oh., 1903.
Pres. Thomas Nelson & Sons, (publishers of Am.
Standard Bible and Nelson's Encyclopaedia). Presby'n.
Elder Scotch Presby'n Ch.; sup't Sabbath Sch., 8 years
Address: 214 W. 92d St., N. Y. City.

THORN, CHARLES BEHAN

Cotton broker; b. New Orleans, May 6, 1S72; s. John
and Laura (Trust) Thorn; ed. Univ. of Va.; m. June 8,
1911, Janet Ford; one son: Charles Behan, Jr., b. 1912.
Mem. firm Thorn & Maginn's. Mem. Delta Tau Delta
fraternity. Recreations: Polo, Tennis. Clubs: Boston
(New Orleans), Louisiana, New Orleans Country,
Audubon Golf. Residence: 353 Walnut St. Address:
209 Varieties PL, New Orleans, La.

THORN, CHARLES EDWIN

Atfy and ceunsellor-at-law; b. Washington, D. O,
Sept. 24, 1872; s. Columbus Welch and Sarah Rebecca
(Addison) Thorn; ed. Pa. Mil. Aoad., Chester, Pa.,
1886-1887; Yale Daw Sch., 1891, LL.B.; Georgetown
Univ. Law Sch., M.L., 1894; m. Westfield, N. J., Pearl
Adelene Whitaker. Mem. N. Y. County Lawyers' Ass'n,
Am. Geog. Soc. Recreations: Golf, tennis, shooting,
fishing, yachting. Club: Yale (N. Y.). Residence:
Hotel Ansonia. Address: 165 Broadway, N. Y. City.

THORNALL, EDWARD V.

Lawyer; b. N. Y. City, Sept. 11, 1856; s. Benjamin C.
and Sarah (Voorhees) Thornall; ed. Sch. of the Colle-
giate (Dutch) Ch., Public Sch. 35; grad. LL.B., Columbia
Law Sch.; m. Philadelphia, Pa., March 23, 1886, Irene
Emmons; children: Edna E., Alice V. Mem. Reformed
Ch. Mem. Ass'n Bar Citv of N. Y., Sons of Revolution.
Address: 50 Church St., N. Y. City.

THORNE, OAKLEIGH

Capitalist; flb. New Hamburg, Dutchess County, N. Y.,
July 31. 1866; s. Edwin Thomas and Charlotte (Pear-
sail) Thorne; ed. at Poughkeepsie, N. Y.; m Feb. 26,
1889, Helen T. Stafford, of St. Louis, Mo. Formerly
connected as officer and dir. in many banks and
corp'ns. Dir. Corp'n Trust Co., Norfolk and Southern
Railway, Publishers' Paper Co., United Gas and Elec-
tric Co., U. S. Realty and Improvement Co., United
Zinc & Chemical Co., Century Realty Co. Clubs-
Racquet and Tennis, Union, Ardsley, Lawyers', West-



minster Kennel, Metropolitan, South Side, The Brook,
Garden City Golf. Residence: 783 Park At. Address:
37 Wall St-, N. Y. City.

THORNE, ROBERT

Lawyer; b. Brooklyn, N. Y., Nov. 17, 1864; s. Ogden
Hoffman and Emily Maria (Benson) Thorne; grad.
Trinity Coll., Hartford, Conn., B.A., 1885 (salutatorian),
M.A., 1888; Columbia Univ. Law Sch., LL.B., 1891;
m. N. Y. Oity, April 15, 1902, Ruth Huntington Bond.
Master In Cathedral Sch. of St. Paul, Garden City,
L. I., 1885-1888; then entered Columbia Law Sch., and
on graduation received appm't prize tutorship for 3
years; admitted to bar In June, 1890, and engaged in
active practice of law in N. Y. City since graduation
from Law Sch. in 1891. Episcopalian. Mem. Ass'n
Bar of City of N. Y., and of State of N. Y. Mem. Phi
Beta Kappa and Delta Psi fraternity. Mem. Soc.
Colonial Wars, Sons of Revolution, New York Hist.
Soc, Church Club of N. Y. Trustee of Trinity Coll.
Clubs: Century, University, St. Anthony, Down Town.
Residence: 863 Park Av. Address: 30 Broad St.,
N. Y. City.

THORNE, SAMUEL, JR.

Lawyer; b. Saugatuck, Conn. June 29, 1874; s. Sam-
uel and Phebe (Van Schoonhoven) Thorne; grad. Yale,
A.B., 1896, Harvard LL.B., 1899; m. Boston, Mass.. June
16, 1903, Ethel M. Cheney; children: Samuel 3d, Lewis,
Ward Cheney, Emeline Lewis. Made trip around the
world, 1891-1892. Admitted to N. Y. Bar, Jan. 1900;
entered Dist. Atty's office, Aug., 1901, as deputy ass't,
under Eugene A. Philbin, and continued under Will-
iam Travers Jerome, until truly 1, 1905, when resumed
civil practise. Republican. Episcopalian. Mem.
Delta Kappa Epsilon. Mem. B'd of Mg'rs Missionary
Ed'n Movement; dir. Missionary Exp'n Co., Silver Bay
Ass'n, Leonia-Englewood Estates. Recreations: Hunt-
ing, fishing and outdoor sports. Clubs: City, Univer-
sity, Republican, Apawamis, Americus Yacht, Down
Town Ass'n. Residence: Rye (Harrison P. O.), N. Y.
Address: 19 Cedar St., N. Y. City.

THORNE, WILLIAM M.

Artist; b. 1864. Studied art under Constant, Le-
febre, and Laurens in Paris. Received medal of Nat.
Acad, of Design, 1888; hon. mention at Paris Salon,
1891; bronze medal, at Pan Am. Exp'n, Buffalo, 1901.
Elected mem. Nat. Acad, of Design, May 14, 1913. Ad-
dress: 58 W. 57th St., N. Y. City.

THORNE, WILLIAM V. S.

Railway official; b. Millbrook, N. Y., March 22, 1S65;
s. Samuel and Phebe (Van Schoonhoven) Thorne; ed.
Sheffield Scientific Sch., of Yale Univ., class 1SS5;
m N. Y. City, Nov. 16, 1905, J. Therese Keyser; chil-
dren: S. Keyser, b. Oct. 8, 1906; Therese, b. Jan. 14,
1909. V.-p. and dir. Union Pacific R. R. Co., Oregon
Short Line R. R. Co., Oregon-Washington R. R. &
Navigation Co.; dir. Hanover Nat. Bank, N. Y., Fidel-
ity Bank, N. Y., Wells, Fargo & Co., Union Pacific
Coal Co., Railroad Securities Co., Morristown Trust
Co. Mem. B'd of Mg'rs and treas. The Presby'n Hosp.
N Y City; mem. B'd of trustees, Manhattan Maternity
and Dispensary, and Soc. Relief of Half Orphan and
Destitute Children. Clubs: Metropolitan, University.
Riding, Down Town Ass'n. Morris County Golf, and
Tuxedo. Residence: 4 E. 72d St. Address: 165 Broad-
way, N. Y. City.
THURBER, CHARLES DE FOREST

Banker, retired; b. Elmira, N Y., Oct. 15, 1843; s.
Richard P. and Rebecca A. (Riley) Thurber; ed. in
public schools; m. Clifton Park, N. Y., Dec. 2, 1868,
Harriet Peck- one d.: Caroline T. Estabrook, b. 1873.
Enlisted as private In 30th N. Y. Vol. .Inf., April 23,
1861; discharged on surgeon certificate of disability
July 23, 1861; re-enlisted in 77th N. Y. Vol. Inf., Aug.
28 1862, as private; discharged at Washington, D. C.
June 27, 1865, at close of war. First lieut., q.-m., bre-
vet captain; reg't was with 6th Army Corps, Army
of Potomac, and Sheridan's army of Shenandoah. For-
merly cashier Nat. Bank of Schuylerville, N. Y., Mfrs
Nat Bank of Mechanicville, N. Y.. Citizens' Nat. Bank
of Saratoga Springs, N. Y. Republican; Baptist. Mem.
L. M. Wheeler Post, G. A. R.; N. Y. Commandery Mil.
Order Loyal Legion. Address: Saratoga Springs, N. \.

THURBER, SAMUEL WOOD

Physician; b. Walpole, Mass., Sept. 4, 1867; s. Ed-
ward Gerrish and Sarah (Wood) Thurber; ed. Prince-
ton B S., 1890, Coll. Phys. and Surg., Columbia Univ.,
MD 1894; m. Wilburtha, N. J., June 9, 1897, Bertha
Fisk; children: Evelyn, b. 1898, Louise, b. 1900, Ger-
rish, b. 1907. Interne Presby'n Hosp., July, 1894-July.
1896; interne Sloane Maternity Hosp., Aug.-Nov., 1896;
now chief of clinic and instr. Dep't of Laryngology.
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Asylum. QPresby'n. Mem. Am. Med. Ass'n. N. Y. Aad.
Medicine, N. Y. County Med. Soc, Med. Soc. Greater
N. Y., Quiz Med. Society (pres.), Alumni Ass'n Pres-
by'n and Sloane Hosps., A. A. A. S. Dir. N. Y. Bible
Soc., dir. Am. and Foreign Christian Union. Recrea-
tions: Tennis and golf. Club: Princeton. Summer
address: Rye, N. Y. Address: 104 E. 39th St., N. Y.
City.

TIERNEY, EDWARD MARTIN

Born Susquehanna, Pa.; s. John and Mary A. (Ryan)
Tierney; grad. from high son.; m. Susquehanna, Pa.,
Nellie E. Hogan; children: Genevieve E., Edwin M.
Interested in five hotels. Prominent in Hotel Ass'ns
in city, State and nation. Past pres. of State and
Nat. Assn's. Traveled extensively in Europe, the
Orient, U. S., and Canada. Contb'r to public press
and magazines frequently. Officer in many business
corp'ns. Mem. of many fraternal ass'ns. Democrat.
Recreations: Golf, horse-back riding, motoring. Ad-
dress: Hotel Victoria, N. Y. City.

TIERNEY, MICHAEL A.

Lawyer, jurist; b. Salem, Washington Co., N. Y.;
s. Michael and Bridget (Dowdell) Tierney; ed. Wash-
ington Acad., Salem, N. Y., grad. Villanova (Pa.)
Acad., B.A., M.A., LL.D.; m. Troy, N. Y., March 3, 190S,
Bessie M. Carpenter. After leaving college studied
law and engaged in practice; now county judge in
Rensselaer Co.. N. Y. Has traveled in west and south
of the U. S. Republican; Catholic. Past exalted ruler
Troy Lodge 141 Benevolent and Protective Order of
Elks; Dist. deputy, B. O. E. Northern Dist. of New
York. Address: Court House, Troy, N. Y.

TIFFANY, CHARLES LEWIS

Merchant; b. N. Y. City. Jan. 7, 1S78; s. Louis C. and
May Goddard Tiffany; grad. Yale Univ., class of 1900,
A.B.; m. June 4, 1901, Katrina Brandes Ely. Mer-
chant and mf'r in connection with Tiffanv & Co., and
with The Tiffany Furnaces. Dir. and 2nd v.-p Tif-
fany & Co., dir. Tiffany Furnaces, Tiffany Studios,
Astor Trust Co., Bank of Metropolis. Republican;
Presby'n. Mem. Yale Scroll & Kev Soc, Psi Upsilon
fraternity. Clubs: Racquet & Tennis, University,
Yale, Nassau Country, Piping Rock, Sewanhaka Corin-
thian Yacht. Address: 128 E. 36th St., N. Y. City.

TIFFANY, LOUIS COMFORT

Artist; b. N. Y. City Fe'b. 18, 1848; s. Charles Lewis
and Harriet Olivia (Young) Tiffany; g.-s. Comfort
and Chloe (Draper) Tiffany, and Ebenezer and Anna
(Burnett) Young; descendants of Squire Humphreys
Tiffany; studied art in N. Y. under George Inness and
Samuel Coleman, and in Paris under Leon Bailly; m.
1st, May 15, 1872, Mary, d. Levi Hart and Mary Wood-



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