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Champaign County, Illinois

Biography of Harry T. Hubbard

SOURCE: "History of Champaign County, Illinois," by J. O. Cunningham, 1905


HARRY T. HUBBARD, a prominent merchant of Urbana, Ill., and the son of Thoams S. and Jane E. HUBBARD, was born January 4, 1866. He was educated in the public schools of Urbana and in the university of Illinois, graduating from the latter institution with the Class of ‘86, receiving the degree of B. A. He became associated with the firm of Hubbard & Sons in 1887, and still continues as one of its enterprising members. Mr. Hubbard was married, May 12, 1887, to Miss Margaret RILEY, a daughter of Ninian A. RILEY, and they have one son, Frank Wyllis, who was born May 12, 1888.

In political affiliations Mr. Hubbard is a Republican. He is prominent in Masonic circles, being a member of Urbana Lodge, A. F. & A.M., Urbana Chapter, R.A.M., Urbana Council, R. & S.M., Urbana Commandery, K.T., and Mohammed Temple, A.A.O.N.M.S. of Peoria Ill. He has thrice held the position of High Priest in Urbana Chapter, R.A.M., also Thrice Illustrious Master of Urbana Council, R. & S.M., and is at present commander of Urbana Commandery, Knights Templar.

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