George Alden Avery

Personal Data

George Alden Avery was born on July 9, 1851, in Boston, the son of Alden Avery and his wife, Lucinda M. Brown.

He married on December 25, 1886, in Boston, to Elizabeth Penn Ferdinand (b. 11Feb1857 in Boston), daughter of Francis Ferdinand and his wife, Olive Hanscomb (daughter of John Hanscomb).

George Avery died on May 12, 1912, in Boston.

Career

George Alden Avery graduated from MIT.

He was an architect in Boston.  At the time of his death, his obituary in The Technology Review indicated that he designed “many public buildings in Boston, Roxbury, and Auburndale.”

Back Bay Work

1879 238 Commonwealth
1879 240 Commonwealth (Demolished)
1879 254 Commonwealth
1879 334 Commonwealth
1880 232 Commonwealth
1880 246 Commonwealth
1881 287 Beacon
1881 289 Beacon
1881 228 Commonwealth
1881 230 Commonwealth
1881 336 Commonwealth
1886 369 Beacon
1887 441 Beacon
1892 375 Commonwealth
1900 532 Beacon
1908 530 Beacon