William Hazard Northup
|William Hazard Northup|
|Born||January 28, 1848|
South Kingstown, Rhode Island
|Died||February 5, 1925|
|Occupation||Sea captain, businessman|
Mayor of Pensacola
|Parents||David Dawley and Dorcas Kingsley Northup|
|Children||Edwin Saunders Northup|
William Hazard Northup was a sea captain and businessman who served as Mayor of Pensacola.
Northup ran away to sea at an early age and by the age of 21 was captain of a coastwise schooner. Northup was acquainted with E. E. Saunders in New England; Saunders moved to Pensacola in 1868 and Northup followed in the early 1870s.
After settling in Pensacola, Northup established a livery and undertaking business under the name Northup and Wood.
Before his death, Northup sold his undertaking business to T. M. Lloyd.
Northup married his friend E. E. Saunders' sister Harriet. The couple had a son, Edwin Saunders Northup.
|Mayor of Pensacola
James Madison Hilliard