John Rollin “JACK” Desha, 1917.

J. R. DESHA

DESHA, JOHN ROLLIN, Washington, D. C.; born at Napoopoo, S. Kona District, Hawaii, Jan. 22, 1887, a descendant of the Desha family of Kentucky; son of Stephen Langhern and Mary Kaakopua (Kekumano) Desha; educated at the Kamehameha School and Oahu College (Honolulu), Harvard University, A. B. 1912, attending Geo. Washington University, Law Dept.; married Agnes Ready at Medford, Mass.; two children: Evelyn and Jacqueline. Has been private secretary to the Hon. J. K. Kalanianaole, delegate to U. S. Congress from the Territory of Hawaii since 1912. Conducted the Congressional Party to Hawaii, which included more than 125 people, in 1915. Member of the Delta Upsilon Frat. (Harvard), Harvard Club of Washington, D. C., Harvard Varsity Club and Chiefs of Hawaii.

(Siddall, John William, ed. “Men of Hawaii,” Honolulu: Honolulu Star-Bulletin, Ltd. 1917.)

J. R. DESHA

Siddall, John William, ed. “Men of Hawaii.” Honolulu: Honolulu Star-Bulletin, Ltd. 1917.

 

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Men of Hawaii, Volume II, 1921.

MEN OF HAWAII

BEING A

BIOGRAPHICAL REFERENCE LIBRARY,

COMPLETE AND AUTHENTIC, OF THE MEN OF NOTE

AND SUBSTANTIAL ACHIEVEMENT IN THE

HAWAIIAN ISLANDS

Volume II.

Revised

Edited by

John William Siddell

Published by

HONOLULU STAR-BULLETIN, LIMITED

Territory of Hawaii

1921.

[Here is a revised version of Men of Hawaii, available online here at the Internet Archive (www.archive.org) that is word searchable!]

Men of Hawaii, Volume II

Men of Hawaii, Volume II

Men of Hawaii, 1917.

MEN OF HAWAII

BEING A

BIOGRAPHICAL REFERENCE LIBRARY,

COMPLETE AND AUTHENTIC, OF THE MEN OF NOTE

AND SUBSTANTIAL ACHIEVEMENT IN THE

HAWAIIAN ISLANDS

Volume I.

Edited by

John William Siddell

Published by

HONOLULU STAR-BULLETIN, LIMITED

Territory of Hawaii

1917.

[Here is another good reference book of biographies and occasionally pictures which you can find online here at the Internet Archive (www.archive.org) that is word searchable!]

 

Men of Hawaii, Volume I

Men of Hawaii, Volume I