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John Carpenter Hull (November 1, 1870 – January 7, 1947) was a U.S. educator, lawyer and politician who served as the Speaker of the Massachusetts House of Representatives from 1925 to 1928.[1][2]

John Carpenter Hull
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Speaker of the Massachusetts House of Representatives
Assumed office
1925
Preceded byBenjamin Loring Young
Succeeded byLeverett Saltonstall
Member of the
Massachusetts House of Representatives
11th Worcester House District[1][2]
In office
1916[1] – 1928
Member of the
Leominster, Massachusetts
School Committee[1]
In office
1912 – 1915[1]
Moderator of the
Leominster, Massachusetts
Town Meeting[1]
In office
1912 – 1915[1]
Succeeded byNone-office abolished
Personal details
BornNovember 1, 1870
Portland, Maine
DiedJanuary 7, 1947(1947-01-07) (aged 76)
Boston, Massachusetts
Political partyRepublican[1]
Alma materBowdoin College, A.B., 1892; University of Michigan Law School
ProfessionLawyer

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Early lifeEdit

Hull was born November 1, 1870 in Deering, Maine[3] (now a part of Portland, Maine).

EducationEdit

Hull received his A.B. from Bowdoin College in 1892, he attended the University of Michigan Department of Law.[4][1]

Career in educationEdit

Hull was the headmaster of Fryeburg Academy in Fryeburg, Maine from 1892 to 1895,[3] and the principal of North Adams, Massachusetts High School from 1895 to 1902,[3] Milford, Massachusetts High School from 1902 to 1906,[3] and Leominster, Massachusetts High School from 1906 to 1911.[3] He died in Boston in 1947 at the age of 76.[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i Howard, Richard T. (1925), Public Officials of Massachusetts 1925-1926, Boston, MA: The Boston Review, p. 90
  2. ^ a b Howard, Richard T. (1920), Public Officials of Massachusetts 1920, Boston, MA: The Boston Review, p. 192.
  3. ^ a b c d e Bowdoin College (1912), General Catalogue of Bowdoin College, And The Medical School of Maine 1794-1912, Brunswick, Maine: Bowdoin College, p. 250
  4. ^ University of Michigan Department of Law (1903), University of Michigan. Department of Law Annual Announcement 1902-1903 and Catalogue of Students for 1902—1903, Ann Arbor, Michigan: The University of Michigan, p. 60
  5. ^ "John C. Hull, 76, Former Speaker Of House, Dies". Fitchburg Sentinel. Fitchburg, Massachusetts. January 7, 1947. p. 1. Retrieved May 21, 2018 – via Newspapers.com.
Massachusetts House of Representatives
Preceded by
Benjamin Loring Young
Speaker of the Massachusetts House of Representatives
1925 — 1928
Succeeded by
Leverett Saltonstall