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1905 gen. mg'r and elii-t eng'r I. iei tnza Central
, u i: '.i X. V. and Porto Rico; pies, and gen. mg'r
Field iimnilnis Co. Republican: I'.ap'.isl. Mem. Am.
Si c Mech. Eng'rs, Am. Inst. Elec. Eng'rs. Address:
149 Broadway, X. Y. City.

FIELD, CORTLANDT DE PEYSTER

Merch nit. philanthropist; b. N. Y. City, Dec. 2S.
1839; s. Benjamin Hazard and Catharine iM. Van Cort-
landt (dePeyster) Field; grad. Columbia, A.B., 1859,
lollowed by post-grad, course; m. Virginia Hamers-
ley. Merchant and banker since 1861; gave public li-
brary to Peekskill, N. Y., as memorial of his mother;
founded and endowed, 1S87, Field Home for Aged, In-
firm and Respectable Poor Persons, at Fieldhome,
Yorktown, Westchester Co., N. Y. Mem. of Nat. Acad,
of Design, Scientific Alliance, Mendelssohn G'.ee Club,
N. Y. Hist. Soc, Museum of Nat. Hist. Soc, St. Nicholas
Soc. Residence: 21 E. 26th St. Address: 125 Water
St., X. Y. City.

FIELD, FRANK HARVEY

Lawyer; b. Chicago, 111., Aug. 17, 1863; s. Cornelius
R. and Sarah E. (Henry) Field; ed. public schs., Illi-
nois, and Columbia Law Sch.. LL.B., 1888; m. Brook-
lyn, June 3, 1890, Mary L. Sniffen; children: Reginald,
b". 1894; Ruth, b. 1S96; Paul, b. 1898; Franklin, b. 1902.
Mem. B'd Ed'n, City of N. Y., 1902-1906; delegate to
Congress of Lawyers and Jurists, La. Purchase Exp'n.
Republican; Baptist. Mem. Am. Bar Ass'n; N. Y.
State, N. Y. Citv and Brooklyn Bar Ass'ns; dir. N. Y.
Juvenile Asylum. Clubs: City (N. Y. City), Crescent
Athletic, Brooklyn Young Republican (pres. 2 terms).
Residence: 274 Sterling PI., Brooklyn. Address: 135
Broadway, N. Y. City.

FIELD, MAUNSELL BRADHURST

Lawyer; b. N. Y. City, Oct. 21, 1847; s. Maunsell B.
and Julia Maria (Stanton) Field; grad. U. S. Naval
Acad., Annapolis, Md June 12, 1866; Law Sch. N. Y.
Univ., June, 1873; m. N. Y. City, Oct. 25, 1S77, Louise
M. Segee; children: Louise Maunse.l, Emily B. O.
(wife of F. Kennett Drisler). Entered regular Navy
of U. S. as midshipman, 1863; comm'd ensign, 1868;
master, 1869; lieut., 1870. Resigned April 1, 1873;
served through Draft Riots, N. Y. City, July, 1863; in
wreck U. S. S. Sacramento, 1867; at earthquake, Arica.
Peru, 1S6S; engaged on survey, Panama Canal. 1869;
in practise of law since graduation. Traveled in Eu-
rope, Asia Africa, N. and S. America. Mem. Mil. Or-
der Loval Legion, G.A.R., Naval Order U. S. ; U. S.
Gov't Medal for service in Navy during Civil War.
Residence: 128 E. 34th St. Address: 60 Wall St.. N. Y.
City.

FIELDER, FRANK SIDNEY

Physician; b. Dansville, X. Y., 1S66; s. Frank and
Ortha O. (Beach) Fie'.der; grad. Cornell Univ., Ithaca,
N. Y., Ph.B. (Phi Beta Kappa), 1889; Coll. of Phys.
and Surg., N. Y. City, and M.D., 1892; m. Greenbush
Heights, Albany, N. Y.. June 1, 1901, Martha Teller
Irwin. Was ass't surgeon, U. S. N. serving on cruiser
Cincinnati during Spanish-Am. War. Republican;
Presbv'n. Mem. N. Y. State Med. Soc, and its N. Y.
Count'v branch, Am. Med. Ass'n, West End Med. Soc,
Socs. 'of Alumni of N. Y. Hosp., and of Sloane Mater-
nity Hosp.; visiting physician Bellevue Hosp. Out-
patient Dept. in diseases of children. Mem. psi Upsi-
lon fraternity, Phi Beta Kappa Soc, Naval and Mil.
Order Spanish-Am. War. Address: 1 W. 81st St., N. Y.
i !ity.
FIELDER, JAMES FAIRMAN

Governor of N. J.; b. Jersey City. X. J., Feb. 26, 1867;
s George B. and Eleanor A. ( Brinkerhoff ) Fielder;
cd. public and high sch. of Jersey City; grad. Colum-
bia Coll. Law Sch., 1887, LL.B.; m. Norwalk, Conn-
June 4, 1895, Mabel Cholwell Miller. Admitted to N.J.
Bar, June. 1SSS. Mem. N. J. House of Assembly, 1903,
1S04- elected to X. J. Senate, 1908, serving six years.
I res'. Senate, 1913: became acting gov. March, 1913,
upon resignation Woodrow Wilson: elected gov. Nov.,
1P13 for term 3 years. Democrat, Episcopalian. Mem.
Hudson County Bar Ass'n. Recreations: Sailing, golf,
fishing Club- Carteret (Jersey City). Residence: 139
Cifford Av., Jersey City. Address: State Capitol, Tren-
ton, N. J.

FIELDS, LEWIS MAURICE

Actor: b. N. v.. Jan. 1, 1S07; ed. in public schools; m.
Rose Harris. Formerly head Weber & Fields Co., now



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head of own organizatin, and lessee and mg'r Lew
Fields' Herald Square Theatre, N. Y. City. Residence:
307 W. 90th St. Address: 1445 Broadway, N. Y. City.

FIERO, JAMES NEWTON

Lawyer, b. Saugerties, N. Y., May 23, 1847; s. Col.
Christopher and Margaret (Backer) Fiero; grad. Union
Coll., A.B., LL.D., 1S99; m. 1870, Jeannette S. McCall.
Studied law in office of Judge William Murray, Delhi,
N. Y. ; admitted to bar, 1S69; dean Albany Law Sch.
since 1895, State reporter since 1900; mem. N. Y. State
Constitutional Comm'n 1890; Am. Bar Ass'n; N Y.
State Bar Ass'n (pres. 1892-1894). Republican; Epis-
copalian. Author of works on Special Proceedings,
Special Actions, Torts. Clubs: University (N. Y.
City), Fort Orange Country, Mohawk. Address: 153
Lancaster St., Albany, N. Y.

FIERO, WILLIAM H.

Lawyer; b. Milo Center, N. Y., Jan. 5, 1846; s.
John C. and Mary A. (Aspell) Fiero; ed. Genesee Wes-
leyan Sem., Penn Yan Acad.; m. Milo, N. Y., Oct. 2,
1882, Helen R. Youngs. Pres. and counsel for Home
Savings and Loan Ass'n of Penn Yan. Republican.
Address: Penn Yan, N. Y.

FILLEBROWN, CHARLES BOWDOIN

Manufacturer, political economist; b. Winthrop, Me.,
Dec. 26, 1842; s. James Bowdoin and Almira (Butler)
Fillebrown; ed. Kent's Hill, Me., Phillips Acad., Exeter,
N. H., 1862; Mass. Inst. Technology, 1S66-1S67; m. Cam-
bridge, Mass., Oct. 9, 1873, Mary Louise Hall (died
1887); one d., Mrs. Louise Jackson Murray. With 24th
Me. Infantry 9 months, then 29th Me. Infantry, in
which served 3 years in First Div. Nineteenth Army
Corps. Was aide-de-camp on staff Gen. William
Dwight, commanding First Brigade during Bank's
Second Red River Expd'n, and again when commanded
Division in Sheridan's Shenandoah Valley Campaign.
The last year of service ending June, 1866, was acting
ass't adj. -gen. Mil. Diet, of Eastern C. S., garrisoned
by First Brigade. In dry goods business since 1867.
Was pres. and gen. mg'r Glenark Knitting Co. at
Woonsocket, R. I., 1SS1-1903. Attained great promi-
nence as writer and propagandist of the Single Tax
theory; his more important contributions to this sub-
ject are preserved in book form in "The A. B. C. of
Taxation" (Doubleday, Page & Co.), 1909. Author:
Family of Rev. John Butler, 190S; Genealogy of the
Fillebrown Family, with Biographical Sketches (200
printed pages, 270 portraits, 61 illustrations, 1910;
published by author); The Celestial Country, by Ber-
nard de Morlas, 1912; Single Tax Handbook, 1913; Tax-
ation (A. C McClurg & Co.), 1913; Pamphlets; Thirty
Years of Henry George, 1913; A 1914 Single Tax Cate-
chism, 12th edition. Residence: Boston, Mass. Ad-
dress: 77 SummPr St., Boston, Mass.

FILLEY, FREDERICK C.

Lawyer; b. Lansingburg, N. Y., May 30, 1879; ed.
Lansing'burg schs., Staples High Sch., Westport, and
Albany Law Sch. 'Engaged in practice of law since
graduation. Republican. Elected mem. Assembly,
1906, re-elected 1907, 190S, 1909, and 1910. Chm'n Com.
on Public Ed'n, and mem. General Laws and State
Prisons committees. Address: Frear Bld'g, Troy, N. Y.

FINCH, EDWARD BRONSON

Physician; b. Greenfield, Mass., Jan. 3, 1870; s. P.
Voorhees and Harriet (Bronson) Finch; ed. Trinity
Coll., Hartford, Conn,., A.B. 1891, A.M.; Coll. Phys. and
Surg. (Columbia Univ.), M.D., 1894; m. Washington, D.
C, Dec. 14, 1898, Delia B. Gardner; one daughter, Edith
Finch, b. 1000. Resident physician The Albemarle Ho-
tel; Hoffman House (for past 12 years), and Fifth Av.
Hotel for 12 years previous to its being torn down.
Mem. Bellevue Hosp. Alumni Ass'n, N. Y. County and
State Med. Socs., and Am. Med. Ass'n, Delta Psi.
Clubs: Hosp. Graduates', University. Address: The
Coronet, 57 W. 58th St., N. Y. City.

FINCH, EDWARD RIDLEY

Lawyer; 'b. N. Y. City, Nov. 15, 1873; grad. Yale, A.B.,
1895 (sp'l honors in polit. science and law, and mem.
scholorship soc, Phi Beta Kappa); Columbia Univ.
Law Sch. LL.B., 1898. Admitted to N. Y. Bar, 189S;
was mem. firm Tappan & Finch; now Finch & Cole-
man; mem. State Assem'bly, 1901-1903; author of bill
placing those who fail to register and vote upon pre-
ferred list for jury service; also laws designed to pro-
tect labor of women and children, known as child
labor laws; identified with edn'l laws and movements
and author of important measures affecting gov't of
City of N. Y. ; writer and lecturer on municipal gov't;
mem. Ass'n Bar City of N. Y., N. Y. State Bar Ass'n,
Am. Bar Ass'n. Met. Museum of Art, St. Nicholas Soc;
identified in N. Y. City with work of betterment and
uplifting of boys and young men. Clubs: University.



City, Republican, Yale, Church, Union League (N. Y.
City), Baltusrol Golf, Sleepy Hollow. Fort Orange
(Albany). Residence: 37 Fifth Av. Address: 32 Nas-
sau St., N. Y. City.

FINCH, HENRY LE ROY

.Banker, broker; b. Plainfield, N. J., s. Edward L. and
Annie Ridley (Crane) Finch; ed. at Andover. With
Harvey Fisk & Sons, bankers, 5 years; now mem. N.
Y. Stock Exchange firm J. S. Farlee & Co. Republi-
can; Episcopalian. Mem. Sons of Revolution. Clubs:
City (N. Y.), Watchung Hunt (ex-pres.), Plainfield
Riding & Driving (dir.), Plainfield Country. Resi-
dence: (country) "Graystone," Plainfield, N. J. (city),
55 W. 44th St. Address: 11 Wall St., N. Y. City.
FINCH, JESSICA GARRETSON

Educator; b. N. Y. City; d. Rev. Ferdinand Van Re-
vere and Helen (Philbrook) Garretson; ed. Barnard
Coll., Columbia Univ., A.B., 1893; N. Y. Univ. Law Sch.,
LL.B., 1898; m. N. Y. City, Jan 4, 1913, John O'Hara
Cosgrove. Organized in 1900 and ever since principal
of Finch Sch. Author: After Agnosticism, What?
Lecturer on history, philosophy, economics and poli-
tics. Presby'n. Mem. Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority.
Clubs: Barnard, Colony. Address: 61 E. 77th St., N.
Y. City.

FINCH, JOHN MILES

Banker, attorney; b. Hornell, X. Y., Jan. 29, 1841; s.
Nathaniel and Semantha (Patric) Finch; received pub.
sch. ed'n; m. Hornell, N. Y., Oct. 8, 1868, Mrs. Caroline
A. Patric; children: Mabel L, Mary L. (Mrs. Charles A.
White). Gen. land agent and ass't to att'y of N. Y.
Lake Erie & Western R. R. Co.; gen. land and tax
agent Erie R. R. Co. many years. Pres. Hornell Land
Co., v.-p. Citizens Nat. Bank; dir. Maple City Land Co.
(mem. Exec. Com.); chm'n B'd Dirs. Hornell-Bath In-
terurban R. R. Sec. Hope Cemetery Ass'n. Formerly
mem. B'd of Ed'n, civil service comm'r, alderman.
Pres. Hornell Chamber of Commerce, Hornell Electric
Co. Democrat. Address: Hornell, N Y.
FINCK, HENRY THEOPHILUS

Journalist, author; b. Bethel, Mo., Sept. 22, 1854; s.
Henry C. and Beatrice (Fink) Finck; grad. Harvard
Univ., A.B. (highest honors in philosophy), 1S76; Har-
ris Fellowship, Berlin, Heidelberg; m. 1890, Abbie H.
Cushman. Musical critic and gen. editorial writer on
staff N. Y. Evening Post and The Nation since 1881.
Independent in politics. Author: Pacific Coast Scenic
Tour; Spain and Morocco; Lotos Time in Japan; Ro-
mantic Love and Personal Beauty; Primitive Love:
Wagner and His Works; Chopin and Other Musical
Essays; Paderewski and His Art; Songs and Song
Writers; Grieg and [His Music; Success in Music and
How It Is Won; Massenet and His Operas; Food and
Flavor. Recreations: Fishing, walking, gardening.
Residence: 4S5 Manhattan Av. Address: Evening Post,
N. Y. City.

FINEGAN, THOMAS EDWARD

Ass't comm'r of elementary ed'n N. Y. State; in
charge of elementary ed'n; b. West Fulton, Schoharie
Co., N. Y.; s. Michael and Ann (Welch) Finegan; ed.
public sch. of West Fulton, Cooperstown High Sch..
grad. State Normal Coll., 1SS9, Pd.D., 1909; A.M., Ham-
ilton Coll., 1894; LL.D.. from Colgate Univ., 1912; m.
Schenectady, N. Y., Dec. 10, 1894, Grace E. Browne; one
son: Edmund Randolph, b. 1898. Admitted to bar. 1S94.
Taught public sch. 6 years; prin. public sch., West Ful-
ton, N. Y., 1889-1890; elected sch. comm'r, 2d Dist. Scho-
harie Co., serving from Jan. 1, 1891, to Dec. 1, 1892,
when resigned to accept apptm't by James F. Crooker,
State sup't public instruction, as supervisor of exami-
nations in State Dep't of Public Instruction; served 12
years, during which period the examination and cer-
tification of teachers in N. Y. State was developed.
App't by State Comm'r Andrew S. Draper, chief of Law
Division, State Ed'n Dep't, Dec. 1, 1904, serving until
app't Oct. 1, 1908, to 3d ass't comm'r of ed'n in charge
elementary ed'n, including elementary schs. in cities
and villages and rural schs., normal schs., training
classes, training schs., teachers' conferences, compul-
sory ed'n law, certification of teachers, retirement of
teachers and medical Inspection. Democrat; Presby'n.
Trustee State Normal Coll., Albany Exchange Savings
Bank, Albany Chamber of Commerce, First Presby'n
Ch N. Y. State Hist. Ass'n. Author text-book, N. Y.
Sch. Law. Education Code, Judicials decisions. School
matters. Mem. N. Y. State Bar Ass'n. N. Y. State Hist.
Ass'n, Nat. Ed'n Ass'n, Albany Inst, and Hist. Soc.
Clubs: Aurania (charter mem. and pres. for first 3
years), University. Address: State Ed'n Dep't, Albany,
N. Y.

FINK, EVERT SCOTT

Real estate; b. Wheeling, W. Va.. May 5. 1873; s. John
and Elizabeth (Scott) Fink: ed. Univ. of Zurich, Switz-
erland; m. Watseka, 111., Nov. S, 189S. Alice Alter. Vice-



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pres. and dir. Mercantile Land & Improvement Co.;
treas. and dir. S. Osgood Pell & Co. Republican. Mem.
Illinois Soc of N. Y. Clubs: City Midday, Greenwich
Country. Address: 524 Fifth Av N. Y. City.

FINLEY, JOHN HUSTON

Pres. Univ. of State of N. Y. and Comm'r of Bd'n,
State of N. Y.; ex-pres. Coll. City of N. Y.; b. Grand
Ridge. 111., Oct. 19, 1863; s. James Gibson and Lydia
Margaret (McCombs) Finley; ed. Ottawa High Sch.,
Knox Coll., A.B., A.M.; graduate student Johns Hopkins
Univ. (LL.D., Princeton Univ., the Univ. of Wis., Knox
Coll., Park Coll., Tulane Univ., Williams Coll., Dart-
mouth Coll., Ho'bart Coll.); m. Sheffield 111., June 29.
1892, Martha Ford Boyden; children: Ellen Boyden, b.
1894; Margaret, b. 1S97; Robert Lawrence, b. 1900; John
Huston, b. 1904. Sec. State Charities Aid Ass'n, 1889-
1892; pres. Knox Coll., 1S92-1899; editor with Harper's
and McClure's, 1899-1900; prof, politics, Princeton Univ..
1900-1903; pres. Coll. City of N. Y., 1903, until appt'd
1913 pres. Univ. of State of N. Y. and Comm'r of Ed'n
State of N. Y. Presby'n. Harvard Univ. exchange lec-
turer on the Hyde Foundation at The Sorbonne, Paris,
1910-1911. Mem. Arbitration B'd In Eastern Railroad
Controversy, 1913; chm'n N. Y. State Comm'n for the
Blind, 1913; mem. Nat. Inst, of Arts and Letters; mem.
and vice-pres. Nat. Inst, of Social Sciences, Knight of
the Legion of Honor of France, Imperial Order of the
Rising Sun. Japan; pres. American Social Science Ass'n;
mem. Am. Hist. Ass'n, Am. Economic Ass'n, Am, Polit.
Science Ass'n; trustee. Sage Foundation; Knox Coll.,
N. Y. Life Insurance Co.; mem. and pres. B'd of Home
Missions; pres. Grover Cleveland Birthplace Ass'n; dir.
Nat. Ed'n Ass'n; former pres. N. Y. Japan Soc. Sen-
ator of Nat. Council of Phi Beta Kappa of U. S. Au-
thor: "American Executive." Editor Nelson's Encyc-
lopedia. Clu'bs: Century, Players, City College. Ad-
dress: Ed'n Bld'g, Albany, N. Y.

FISCHER, ADOLPHO HEDRICK

Banker; b. N. Y. City, April 10, 1854; s. Charles S. and
Helena Wyatt (Brilby) Fischer; ed. in schs. of N. Y.
City; m. June 15, 1881, Letitia E. Officer; children:
Henry Baldwin. Helena Marshall. Was for many years
mem. firm of J. & C. Fischer, pianos. Pres. North River
Savings Bank; dir. Garfield Safe Deposit Co. Episco-
palian. Mason. Club: Union League. Residence: 129
West 70th St. Address: 31 W. 34th St., N. Y. City.

FISCHER, HENRY BALDWIN

Lawyer; b. N. Y. City, 1884; s. Adolpho H. and Letitia
E (Officer) Fischer; grad. Yale, Ph.B., 1904; Columbia,
LL.B. and A.M., 1907; Sheffield Scientific Sch., Yale
Univ. (gen. honors in all subjects); unmarried. Trav-
elled extensively throughout U. S., Can. and European
countries. Sec. and dir. Howard, Farwell & Co., N. J.
Episcopalian. Mem. Sigma Xi Soc, Ass'n Bar City of
N. Y. Recreations: Golf, tennis, travelling, swimming,
boating. Clubs: Yale, Graduates (New Haven), Union
League, Scarsdale Golf and Country, Underwriters.
Residence: 129 W. 70th St. Address: 37 Liberty St.,
N. Y. City.

FISCHER, LOUIS

Physician; b. in Austria, Nov. 11, 1864; came to N. Y.
City; ed. in public schs. and Coll. City of N. Y. ; grad.
Coll. of Pharmacy, 1882; Univ. Med. Coll., N. Y. City,
M.D., 18S4; also studied in Berlin, Germany; m. 1895,
Clara Robert, of N. Y. Has made diseases of children
his specialty; attending physician, Riverside Hosp.,
Willard Parker Hosp.; attending physician children's
dep't Sydenham Hosp. Mem. Am. Med. Ass'n, Acad, of
Medicine of N. Y., N. Y. Co. Med. Ass'n, N. Y. Co. Med.
Soc, Harlem Med. Soc. N. Y. Physicians' Mutual Aid
Ass'n. Author: Infant Feeding in Health and Disease;
Text-book on Diseases of Infancy and Childhood;
Health-Care of the Baby. Address: 155 W. 85th St..
N. Y. City.

FISCHER, WILLIAM H.

Merchant; b. N. Y. City, Feb. 1, 1887; s. Benedickt
Fischer; ed. St. Paul's Sch., Garden City, L. I.; prepared
for coll., but did not enter; engaged in business at age
of 19; unmarried. Has travelled abroad and the Far
East on many occasions, and extensively in the U. S.
Mem. firm B. Fischer & Co.; pres. Fisoher Realty Co.,
Fischer Co. of Cleveland, O. ; vice-pres. Am. Encaustic
Tiling Co., Ltd.; Mauser Mf'g Co.. Rider Lamp Co.
Recreations: Horticulture, stock raising. Clubs: N.
Y. Athletic, Automobile of America. New Canaan
Country, Republican. Residence (country): New Ca-
naan, Conn. Address: 226 W. 72d St., N. Y. City.

FISH, GEORGE HAUGHTON

Physician; b. Saratoga Springs, N. Y., April 23, 1877;
s. Charles F. and Nellie K. (Stacey) Fish; ed. Saratoga
public schs., Albany Coll. of Pharmacy, Albany Med.
Coll.; m. N. Y. City, June 20, 1903, Leah Hutchinson
Rowley. Coroner of Saratoga Co., 1904-1907; mem. Am.



and N. Y. State Med. Ass'ns, Saratoga Med. Soc; sur-
geon to Saratoga Hosp. and surgeon to St. Christina
Hosp. Mem. Phi Sigma Kappa and Theta Nu Epsllon
fraternities. Clubs: Saratoga, B. O. Elks. Address:
493 Broadway, Saratoga, N. Y.

FISH, HAMILTON

Lawyer; b. Albany, N. Y., April 17, 1849; 3. Hon. Ham-
ilton and Julia (Kean) Fish; ed. Churchill's Sch., Sing
Sins. N. Y., Chauteau de Lancy, Geneva, Switzerland;
grad. Columbia Coll., A.B., 1869; Columbia Law Sch.,
LL.B., 1873; m. April 28, 1S80, Emily M. Mann. Has
travelled extensively over U. S. and Europe; was pri-
vate sec. to his father, Hon. Hamilton Fish, Sec. of
State under President Grant, 1809-1871; aide-de-camp
on staff of Gov. John A. Dix, 1873-1874; served 11 terms
in Assembly, State of N. Y. ; Speaker two terms, 1895-
1896; appt'd ass't treas. U. S. at N. Y. City by PreB.
Roosevelt, 1903, and served until Oct., 1908, when re-
signed; elected to 61st Congress from 21st Dist. 1908,
re-elected to 62d Congress, 1910. Republican. Episco-
palian. Clubs: Metropolitan, Union, Union League, Re-
publican, St. Nicholas (N. Y. City), Metropolitan (Wash-
ington, D. C). Address: Rock Lawn, Garrison, N. Y.

FISH, JOHN ALBERT

Ins. and investment broker; b. Groton, Conn.; s. John
Albert and Laura Kate (Relyea) Fish; ed. Mystic Val-
ley Inst., and by private tutors; unmarried. Pres. Stan-
ford, Hine & Fish, Inc.; associated with Herbert, Rob-
ertson & Co., Inc., bankers; N. Am. Films Corp'n and
Am. Anglo Code Co. Served in the Matabele War,
South Africa; also Mashonaland campaign of 1896-1897;
Central African campaign Augoniland, 1897-1898; in
Boer War, South Africa, 1S99-1902; Siege of Ladysmith,
Relief of Mafeking, Advance on Barberton, battles of
Elandslaagte, Belfast, Orange Free State and Cape
Colony; retired capt. of British Army. Republican.
Episcopalian. Received five medals and bars for mil.
service; 32 Scottish Rite Mason, Knight Templar;
mem. Sons of Revolution, United Daughters of South-
ern Confederacy (hon. mem.). Recreations: Yachting,
motoring, riding, fishing, shooting, travelling. Clubs:
N. Y. Yacht, Le Cercle Rochambeault (N. Y.), United
Empire (London). Residence: (Summer) Groton, Conn.;
(Winter). 491 W. 145th St. Address: 111 Broadway,
N. Y. City.

FISH, PIERRE A.

Teacher; b. Chatham, N. Y., Feb. 17, 1865; s. Irvin A.
and Margaret B. (Shufelt) Fish; grad. Cornell Univ.,
B.'S., 1890; D.Sc, 1894; D.V.M., 1899 (Sigma XI); m. Wake-
field, Neb.. Aug. 25 1897 Arethusa Poff; children; Eli-
nor, b. 1898; Margaret, b. 1902; Katherine, b. 1906;
William O, b. 1909; Elizabeth S., b. 1911. Republican.
Fellow A.A.A.S. ; mem. Am. Zool. Soc, Am. Veterinary
Med. Ass'n, N. Y. State Veterinary Med. Soc. Address:
931 E. State St., Ithaca, N. Y.

FISH, STUYVESANT

Banker and railway official; b. N. Y. City, June 24,
1851 ; s. Hon. Hamilton Fish, Secretary of State in Pres-
ident Grant's Cabinet, and Julia (Kean) Fish; grad.
Columbia Coll., 1871; m. Marian G. Anthon. Entered
railway service Oct. 1, 1871, as clerk in N. Y. office
Illinois Central R. R.; June 20-Oct., 1872, sec. to pres.
of same company; Nov. 1, 1872-Dec. 31, 1874, cleTk with
Morton, Bliss & Co., at New York, and Morton & Co.,
at London; Jan. 1, 1875-Mar. 15, 1877, mn'g clerk Mor-
ton, Bliss & Co., holding their power of attorney; Dec.
14, 1876-Mar. C, 1879, mem. N. Y. Stock Exchange;
Mar. 16, 1876, elected dir. Illinois Central R. R. and
appt'd treas. and agent for purchasing com New Or-
leans, Jackson & Great Northern R. R. ; Nov. 8, 1877,
elected sec. Chicago, St. Louis & New Orleans R. R.,
and Mar., 1882, v.-p. Chicago, St. Louis & New Orleans
R. R.; Jan. 7, 1883-April 2, 1884, second v.-p. Illinois
Central R. R.; April 2, lS84-May 14, 1887, v.-p.; May 18,
1887-Nov. 7. 1906, pres. same road. Pres. Am. R'y
Ass'n, April, 27, 1904-ApTil 25, 1906; chm'n Seventh
Session Internat. R'y Congress, Washington, D. C,
May, 1905. Mem Monetary Com. created by Indian-
apolis Monetary Conf., 1907; trustee N. Y. Life Ins. &
Trust Co.; for many years v.-p. and dir. Nat. Park
Bank, N. Y., and dir. of other fiscal and fiduciary in-
stitutions. Trustee Mutual Life Ins. Co. of N. Y. from
1883 until his resignation in 1906 owing to disapproval
of "ring" methods then brought to light among certain
of his co-trustees and disclosed at that time in the
press. Mem. St. Nicholas Soc Clubs: Union, Metro-
polian, Down Town, St Anthony's. Residence: 25
E. 78th St. Address: 52 Wall St., N. Y. City.

FISHER, EDWARD D.

Physician, neurologist; b. N. Y. City, 1S56; grad. Coll.
City of N. Y.. 1S75, and grad. N. Y. Univ. Med. Coll.,
M.D. Prof, diseases of the nervous system, N. Y. Univ
Med. Coll.; visiting physician. City Hosp.; consulting
physician Manhattan State Hosp. Mem. N. Y. Acad.



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Medicine, N. Y. Physicians' Mutual Aid Ass'n, New
England Soc, Delta Kappa Epsilon. Clubs: University,
Union League, Richmond Hill Golf. Address: 46 E. 52d
St., N. Y. City.

FISHER, HARRISON

Illustrator; b. Brooklyn, July 27, 1S75; s. Hugo A.
Fisher; ed. in schools of San Francisco; unmarried.
For several years professionally engaged as illustrator
for The Saturday Evening Post (Philadelphia), Mc-
Clure's, Seribner's, Ladies' Home Journal, Life, Puck,
etc.; also illustrator of books, including The Market
)]:<! 1 1 n r..lil Kiv.l.r, i: Three Men on Wheels (J(
rome K. Jerome); The Eagle's Heart (Hamlin Gar-
land). Address: 44 W. 77th St., N. Y. City.

FISHER, HENRY JOHNSON

Publisher; b. Marion, O., Oct. 30, 1873; s. William
Bennett and Katherine (Johnson) Fisher; grad. Phil-
lips Acad., Andover, Mass., 1892; Yale Univ., A.B., 1896;
m. N. Y. City, Feb. 27, 1906, Alice Clifford Agnew; chil-
dren: Agnew. b. July 16, 1907; Bennett, b. Mar. 6. 1909;
Joan, b. July 5, 1911. V.-p. and gen mg'r Crowell Pub-
lishing Co. Served in Spanish-Am War (Porto Rico).
Republican; Presby'n. Hon. mem. Squadron A, N. G. N. Y.
Sec. Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hosp. Clubs:
Yale, University, Riding (N. Y. City): Greenwich Coun-
try, Field, Indian Harbor Yacht (Greenwich, Conn.).
Address: 11 E. 68th St., N. Y. City.

FISHER, IRVING

College prof.; b. Saugerties, N. Y., Feb. 27, 1867; s.
Rev. George Whitefield and Ella (Westcott) Fisher;
attended Hillhouse high sen., New Haven, Conn., Smith
Acad., St. Louis, Mo.; Yale Univ., 1888; Ph.D., 1891;
studied in Paris and Berlin, 1893-1894; m. Peace Dale,
R. I., June 24, 1S93, Margaret, d. Hon. Rowland Hazard;



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