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Henry waldo greenough

Henry Waldo Greenough, courtesy Find-A-Grave

Henry Waldo Greenough (February 14, 1870 in Westfield, Massachusetts – July 28, 1930)[1][2] was a member of the Virginia Glee Club during the Glee Club 1893-1894 season.[3] A graduate of Colorado College at Colorado Springs, Colorado, he studied law at the University of Virginia, graduating in 1897.[4]

After graduation he enlisted in the US Navy during the Spanish-American War. He practiced law in Rhode Island and became the assistant attorney general (1907-1912). In 1912, he returned to Virginia, purchasing the "Clifton" estate.[4] He married Elizabeth Florence Olney, who had previously been the wife of Robert B. Crawford, sometime after 1919.[5]

He died of a heart attack in Alcudia, Spain while traveling in 1930.[6] He is buried in the University of Virginia Cemetery.[7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Catalog of Students". University of Virginia annual announcements, with a catalog of the officers and students of the University of Virginia: XI. 1893-'94. http://xtf.lib.virginia.edu/xtf/view?docId=2005_Q4_3/uvaBook/tei/z000000167.xml;chunk.id=d12;toc.depth=1;toc.id=;brand=default;query=greenough#2. 
  2. "Henry Waldo Greenough". Ancestry.com. http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/17272625/person/19901072407. Retrieved 2014-06-19. 
  3. Corks and Curls. VII. 1894. p. 145. 
  4. 4.0 4.1 New England Families, Geneaological and Memorial. 4. 1914. pp. 1762-1763. http://books.google.com/books?id=itAUAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA1762&lpg=PA1762&dq=%22henry+waldo+greenough%22&source=bl&ots=rmUY1eWfZd&sig=Y-IQrz1beeoe7TpPPgrW4OGFAx8&hl=en&sa=X&ei=PYWjU_jgGuffsASd0IDgDw&ved=0CDgQ6AEwBQ#v=onepage&q=%22henry%20waldo%20greenough%22&f=false. 
  5. Gosnell, Chris. "The Barrows Family". http://www.ocotilloroad.com/geneal/barrows1.html. Retrieved 2018-04-15. 
  6. "Henry Waldo Greenough". Reports of Deaths of American Citizens Abroad, 1835-1974 (Ancestry.com). http://interactive.ancestry.com/1616/31070_171179-00693/104334?backurl=http%3a%2f%2fsearch.ancestry.com%2fcgi-bin%2fsse.dll%3fdb%3ddeathsamericancitizenabroad%26h%3d104334%26ti%3d0%26indiv%3dtry%26gss%3dpt%26ssrc%3dpt_t17272625_p19901072407_kpidz0q3d19901072407z0q26pgz0q3d32768z0q26pgplz0q3dpid&ssrc=pt_t17272625_p19901072407_kpidz0q3d19901072407z0q26pgz0q3d32768z0q26pgplz0q3dpid&backlabel=ReturnRecord. Retrieved 2014-06-19. 
  7. "Henry Waldo Greenough". Find-A-Grave. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=83005611. Retrieved 2014-06-19.