Hinckley, Bushrod Washington, 1803-1869
- Existence: 1803 - 1869
Bushrod Washington Hinkley was born on March 12, 1803 in Thetford, Vermont. He graduated from Dartmouth College in 1823 and was a lawyer and a member of the Maine Legislature from 1832-1834, State Counciler from 1838-1839 and Director of Customs for the Penobscot District in Maine from 1849-1869. Hinkley died on December 17, 1869.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: Mss 822210
Overview In English.
Identifier: Mss 826225.1
Overview Reports on his trip to Montpelier, including a haunted house, a fire which destroyed the gristmill and woolen factory, and flooding of the Onion River which washed away bridges and mills.