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William Camp Street (b. August 26, 1816, d. April 07, 1893)William Camp Street (son of William Jarvis Street) was born August 26, 1816 in Norwalk, CT, and died April 07, 1893.
Notes for William Camp Street:
He was born in the old homestead on High Street, Norwalk, CT (site of the Cholwell residence in 1895).He traveled extensively in his early days and succeeded his father in the hardware and lumber business, being associated for some time with William H Smith.After his business was burned out, he built a new store with William H Smith as his partner.
He was active in Norwalk affairs, holding many positions of trust and honor.He represented the town in the General Assembly several times and was a Senator from the district.He was one of the founders of the Norwalk Fire Insurance Co. in 1862 and served as president continually until 1893.H had an active part in the construction of the Danbury and Norwalk Railroad, and he was a director of the Norwalk Gas Co. , serving as president for a while.He was for many years president of the Norwalk Savings Society, and a director of the Fairfield County National Bank.He was a member of Saint Paul's Church.
After retiring from the hardware business, he became associated with the Old Colony Nail & Steel Co. in New York City.He took up residence in South Norwalk and commuted to the city.
More About William Camp Street:
SFG Number: 300.
More About William Camp Street and <Unnamed>:
Marriage: August 11, 1846
Children of William Camp Street are:
- Mary Cornelia Street, b. June 02, 1847, Norwalk, CT, d. December 27, 1865, Norwalk, CT.
- Alice Frances Street, b. February 22, 1850, Norwalk, CT, d. March 04, 1853, Norwalk, CT.
- William Gould Street, b. August 24, 1852, Norwalk, CT, d. March 04, 1853, Norwalk, CT.
- Agnes Elizabeth Street, b. March 27, 1854, Norwalk, CT, d. September 26, 1854, Norwalk, CT.
- Isabel Street, b. June 20, 1856, Norwalk, CT, d. date unknown.
- Helena Martha Street, b. August 03, 1858, Norwalk, CT, d. November 13, 1879.
- Franklin Wilcoxson Street, b. September 07, 1861, Norwalk, CT, d. December 07, 1875, Norwalk, CT.
- Wilfred James Street, b. January 23, 1863, Norwalk, CT, d. February 28, 1864, Norwalk, CT.