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us: Hough, Franklin B. (Franklin Benjamin), 1822-1885


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Fuller Name

    • Franklin Benjamin
  • Variants

    • us: Hough, Franklin Benjamin, 1822-1885
    • us: Hough, Benjamin Franklin, 1822-1885
    • us: Hough, F. B. (Franklin Benjamin), 1822-1885
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        18220722
    • Death Date

        18850611
    • Birth Place

        Martinsburg (N.Y.)
    • Death Place

        Lowville (N.Y.)
    • Associated Locale

        United States
    • Associated Locale

        Albany (N.Y.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Army. New York Infantry Regiment, 97th (1862-1865)
        • Affiliation Start: 1862
        • Affiliation End: 1863
    • Organization

        (naf) United States. Army. New York Infantry Regiment, 97th (1862-1865)
    • Affiliation Start

        1862
    • Affiliation End

        1863
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Department of Agriculture
        • Affiliation Start: 1876
    • Organization

        (naf) United States. Department of Agriculture
    • Affiliation Start

        1876
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Division of Forestry
        • Affiliation Start: 1881
    • Organization

        (naf) United States. Division of Forestry
    • Affiliation Start

        1881
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
  • Earlier Established Forms

      Hough, Franklin Benjamin, 1822-1885Hough, Franklin Benjamin,1822-1885
  • Sources

    • found: James, P. R. Index to Franklin B. Hough's ... c1988.
    • found: OCLC, Nov. 30, 2007 (hdg.: Hough, Franklin Benjamin, 1822-1885; usage: Franklin B. Hough; Franklin Benjamin Hough; F.B. Hough)
    • found: Hough, Franklin Benjamin. A history of St. Lawrence and Franklin counties, New York, from the earliest period to the present time, 1853: title page (Franklin B. Hough, A.M, M.D., corresponding member of the New York Historical Society) page iv (Franklin B. Hough, Albany)
    • found: Who was who in America, 1607-1896: (Hough, Franklin Benjamin; physician; forester; born. Martinsburg, N.Y., July 22, 1822; grad. Union College, 1843; M.D. Western Reserve Med. Coll., 1848; beame prin. Gustavus Acad. in Ohio, 1845; chosen to direct N.Y. State Census, 1854; regimental surgeon 97th N.Y. Volunteers, 1862-1863; supt. N.Y. State Census, 1865; D.C. Census, 1867; elected supt. U.S. Census, 1870; appointed forestry agent, U.S. Dept. Agr. (1st federal official in forestry) with responsibility to investigate consumption of timber and preservation of forests, 1876; new commission with larger appropriation from Congress, 1881; died Lowville, N.Y., June 11, 1885)
  • Change Notes

    • 1980-06-13: new
    • 2015-04-24: revised
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