HOAR, GEORGE F.
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Born in 1826, was a member of the Massachusetts Legislature in 1852 and 1857. He represented Massachusetts in the U.S. Congress as a Republican from 1869 to 1877, and in the Senate from 1877 to the present time (1894). He was a delegate to the Republican National Conventions of 1876, 1880, 1884 and 1883. He was a member of the Electoral Commission in 1877.
By John Franklin Jameson
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- An American writer of popular romances; born at Lancaster, Mass., 1800; died Marianna, Fla., Feb. 11, 1856. Among her works may be named: "Aunt Patty's Scrap-Bag"(1846); "The Mob Cap"(1848); Planter's Northern Bride"(1854); etc.