Joseph S. Cabot

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Joseph Sebastian Cabot[1]
4th Mayor of
Salem, Massachusetts[2]
In office
Preceded by Stephen Palfrey Webb
Succeeded by Nathaniel Silsbee, Jr.
Personal details
Born October 8, 1796[1][2]
Salem, Massachusetts[2]
Died June 29, 1874(1874-06-29) (aged 77)[2]
Salem, Massachusetts[3]
Spouse(s) Martha Laurens Stearns[1]
Residence Chestnut Street, Salem, Massachusetts[3]
Alma mater Harvard,[3] 1815[1][2][3]
Profession Bank president[2]

Joseph Sebastian Cabot (October 8, 1796 – June 29, 1874) was a Massachusetts banker and politician who served as the fourth Mayor of Salem, Massachusetts.

Cabot was president of the Asiatic Bank,[2][3] the Salem Savings Bank, and the Massachusetts Horticultural Society.[1] He was also the Massachusetts State Bank Commissioner.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d e f Treman, Ebenezer Mack (1901), The History of the Treman, Tremaine, Truman family in America, Part II., Ithaca, N.Y.: Ebenezer Mack Treman, p. 1820. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g Hurd, Duane Hamilton (1888), History of Essex County, Massachusetts: with Biographical Sketches of Many of its Pioneers and Prominent Men, Volume I, Issue 1, Philadelphia, PA: J.W. Lewis & Co., p. 225. 
  3. ^ a b c d e The Boston Globe (June 30, 1874), "JOSEPH S. CABOT.", The Boston Globe., Boston, MA, p. 4 
Political offices
Preceded by
Stephen Palfrey Webb
4th Mayor of
Salem, Massachusetts

Succeeded by
Nathaniel Silsbee, Jr.