John H. B. Latrobe (1803-1891)
MSA SC 3520-14346
Born: John Hazlehurst Boneval Latrobe, Mary 4, 1803,
in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Father: Benjamin Henry Latrobe
Mother: Mary Elizabeth Hazlehurst
Marriage: (1) Margaret Stewart, November 29, 1828; (2) Charlotte Virginia Claiborne, December 6, 1832, in Natchez, Louisiana
Children: with Charlotte: Ferdinand
Claiborne Latrobe (1833-1911); Osmum Latrobe, Virginia Latrobe,
Richard Stuart Latrobe; Lidia Latrobe; and John H. B. Latrobe, Jr.
Education: West Point; studied law under Robert
Occupations: lawyer; inventor of the Latobe stove; artist; member, American Colonization Society; president, Maryland Historical Society, lead counsel for the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad with Charles J. M. Gwinn; Incorporator of the Bar Association of Baltimore City 1879; Co-founder of the American Bar Association; and Co-organizer of the Maryland Institute College of Art.
Died: September 11, 1891, in Baltimore, Maryland
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