Biography of Nathan M. Hastings, Jr.
Rensselaer County, NY Biographies





Hastings, Nathan Main, jr., son of Nathan Main and Ruth R. (Stillman) Hastings, was born in Brunswick, Rensselaer county, January 7, 1845, and was educated in the district schools of Brunswick and at the Cambridge (Washington county) Academy. He worked on his father's farm until 1872, when he moved to Troy and formed a partnership with Edgar D. Main, in the grocery and pork business. January 1, 1883, Mr. Hastings and Dr. Asa G. Stillman formed a partnership and engaged in the ice business, which Mr. Hastings still continues, under the firm name of Hastings & Co. He is a member of Apollo Lodge No. 13, F. & A. M., Apollo Chapter No. 48 R. A. M., Bloss Council No. 14, R. & S. M., Apollo Commandery No. 15, K. T., and Oriental Temple, Nobles of the Mystic Shrine. Mr. Hastings is also a member of the Citizens' Association and Patrons of Industry and is secretary of the Troy Ice Dealers Association; is also a member of the Troy Vocal Society. September 28, 1870, he married Helen A. Robbins of Brunswick, who died May 29, 1880, leaving one son, Joseph R. May 23, 1889, he married J. Adelaide Coon of Marcellus, N. Y.

From:
Landmarks of Rensselaer County
BY: George Baker Aaderson
Published By: D. Mason & Co. Publishers
Syracuse, NY 1897


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