Ezra Parmenter

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Ezra Parmenter
13th Mayor of Cambridge, Massachusetts
In office
January 1867 – January 1868
Preceded by J. Warren Merrill
Succeeded by Charles H. Saunders
Member of the
Massachusetts State Senate
3rd Middlesex District
Member of the
Massachusetts House of Representatives
Personal details
Born March 20, 1823[1]
Died January 31, 1873[1]
Occupation Physician

Ezra Parmenter (March 20, 1823 – January 31, 1873) was a Massachusetts politician who served in both branches of the Massachusetts legislature, as an overseer of the poor, bridge commissioner, a city councilor and as the thirteenth Mayor of Cambridge, Massachusetts.[1]

Parmenter was born to William Parmenter and Mary (Parker) Parmenter on March 20, 1823.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d Hurd, Duane Hamilton (1890), History of Middlesex County, Massachusetts: With Biographical Sketches of Many of Its Pioneers and Prominent Men Vol. 1, Philadelphia, PA: J. W. Lewis & CO., p. 224. 
Political offices
Preceded by
J. Warren Merrill
13th Mayor of Cambridge, Massachusetts
January 1867 – January 1868
Succeeded by
Charles H. Saunders