Tag Archives: Massachusetts

Hugh Bancroft

Hugh Bancroft was an interesting man. Born in Boston with a silver spoon in his mouth, one would quickly view him as the epitome of success. He graduated from Harvard in 1897, at 17. His father, a major general of the Massachusetts National Guard and Chairman of the Boston Elevated Railway, captained...

The Engagement

Denver Post, Tuesday, January 13, 1948:  “Of top interest to Denver society Tuesday is the announcement by Mr. and Mrs. Frank Orthwein Everts of the betrothal of their daughter, Miss Jacqueline Orthwein Everts, to Hugh Bancroft, Jr. of Boston and Cohasset, Mass. The engagement was told to guests of the bride-elect at a...