Biography of C. G. Hutchinson
Steuben County, NY Biographies





Hutchinson, C. G., was born in Francistown, Hillsboro county, N. H., June 24, 1834, son of Osgood and Abigail S. Pratt Hutchinson, natives of New Hampshire, who came to Greenwood in 1846, and soon after to Jasper, and several years after went to Ohio, and died there. His first wife died in New Hampshire, and he married for his second wife Harriet M. Knapp. He was a carpenter. His grandfather, Osgood Hutchinson, lived in New Hampshire until 1857, when he came to Jasper and afterwards went to Kansas and died there, aged ninety seven years. C. G. Hutchinson was reared in Peterboro, and Nashua City, N. H., until thirteen years of age, when he came to Steuben county, where he has practically resided ever since. In 1856 he married Lucy Olin of Woodhull, by whom he had one child, who died in infancy. His wife died in 1858, and he married, for his second wife Helen C. Van Orsdale of Jasper, by whom he had three children, namely: Luella H., Abel W., who married Bertha Drake and had two children, Eva and Flossic. He is a blacksmith by trade, and has been constable; Harlow W., who married Nellie Osterhoudt and had one child, Blanche. He is a blacksmith by trade, and is a motorman on the electric street railway at Olean. Mr. Hutchinson learned the blacksmith trade in Corning. Since living in Jasper he has been constable seven years in succession, collector at the close of the war, and overseer of the poor for several years. In 1886 he was elected superintendent of the poor of Steuben county, and again in 1887 was reelected and held the office six years. He has been a member of the I. O. O. F. and Sons of Temperance, and for several years has been trustee and treasurer of the Jasper Cemetery Association. He has been a member of the Presbyterian church for several years and treasurer of the society and one of the ruling elders since 1882. He received his education in the common schools and is at present one of the assessors of his town, Mrs. Hutchinson died April 9, 1891.

From:
Landmarks of Steuben County, New York
Edited by: Hon. Harlo Hakes
Assisted by: L. C. Aldrich and others
D. Mason & Co., Publishers
Syracuse, N. Y. 1896


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