Francis Cabot Lowell (businessman)

Francis Cabot Lowell (businessman)

Francis Cabot Lowell (April 7, 1775 - August 10, 1817) was an American businessman for whom the city of Lowell, Massachusetts is named. He was instrumental in bringing the Industrial Revolution to the United States.

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... In 1798, Lowellmarried Hannah Jackson, daughter of Jonathan Jackson and Hannah Tracy ... They had four children John LowellJr ... benefactor of LowellInstitute, businessmanFrancis CabotLowell Jr ...

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