Edward Jackson Lowell
Edward Jackson Lowell (October 18, 1845, Boston – May 11, 1894, Cotuit, Massachusetts) was a United States ( Massachusetts) lawyer and historian.
Biography [ edit ]
Lowell graduated from
Harvard College in 1867. After his graduation, he spent several years studying and traveling abroad. In 1868, he married Mary Wolcott Goodrich. He pursued a business career for a year or so, studied law, [1 ] and was admitted to the [1 ] Suffolk County, Massachusetts, bar in 1872. He practised law until 1874, when his wife died, and he gave up his practise to take care of his children and study. In 1877, he married Elizabeth Gilbert Jones. He was a member of the [1 ] Massachusetts Historical Society and a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
He wrote numerous magazine and review articles.
He was a grandson of
Francis Cabot Lowell. His son, Guy Lowell, became a distinguished American architect and landscape designer.
References [ edit ]
Chisholm, Hugh, ed. (1911). " Lowell, John". (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press. Encyclopædia Britannica
Rines, George Edwin, ed. (1920). " Lowell, Edward Jackson". . Encyclopedia Americana
Wilson, James Grant; Fiske, John, eds. (1900). " Lowell, John". . New York: D. Appleton. Appletons' Cyclopædia of American Biography
Gilman, D. C.; Thurston, H. T.; Colby, F. M., eds. (1905). " Lowell, Edward Jackson". (1st ed.). New York: Dodd, Mead. New International Encyclopedia
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