Biography of Zenas V. Carvill
Bristol County, MA Biographies

Carvill, Zenas V., one of the foremost dentists of Fall River, was born in Freeman, Me., February 16, 1859, a son of Amos H. and Eliza(Vaughan) Carvill. He obtained an excellent education in the district schools, the Maine State Normal School, and at a fitting school in Pittsfield, Me., and then was engaged asa teacher for some years; in the mean time beginning the study of dentistry under the direction of B. M. Hardy, a dentist of Farmington, and F. H. Russell, a physician of the same place. After completing his studies he first located at Phillips. Me., where he conducted a successful practice, and in addition was treasurer of a local savings bank and a member of the school board, subsequently being chosen superintendent of schools. In 1887 he removed to Fall River and has since built up an enviable professional connection. He has been closely identified with school interests, is a member of Fall River Lodge No. 219, I. O. O. F., and Godfrey de Bouillon Commandery, F. & A. M. In March, 1882, he married Hortense H. Teague, who died in January, 1895, leaving three children: Celia M., Earl A., and Ernest H.

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