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Hempstead Washburne

American politician

Hempstead Washburne (November 11, 1852 – April 13, 1919) was an American politician. He was the mayor of Chicago, Illinois from 1891 to 1893. He was a member of the Republican Party.

Hempstead Washburne
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32nd Mayor of Chicago
In office
1891–1893
Preceded byDeWitt Clinton Cregier
Succeeded byCarter Harrison, Sr.
Personal details
Born(1852-11-11)November 11, 1852
Galena, Illinois, United States
DiedApril 13, 1919(1919-04-13) (aged 66)
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Political partyRepublican
ResidenceChicago, Illinois

Washburne was born on November 11, 1852 in Galena, Illinois. Washburne died on April 13, 1919 in Chicago, Illinois, aged 66.

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