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John Fentress Kuhn

John Fentress Kuhn

Male 1942 - 2007  (65 years)

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  • Name John Fentress Kuhn 
    Born 3 Mar 1942  Ipswich, Essex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Aug 2007  Ipswich, Essex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Obituary 11 Aug 2007  Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Boston Globe 
    • KUHN, John Fentress

      Died suddenly on Monday, August 6, at his home in Ipswich, MA. Born on March 3, 1942, he was the son of the late Fentress Hill Kuhn and Mary Rutherfurd Pierrepont Kuhn. He grew up in Boise, Idaho. John graduated from St. Paul's School in Concord, NH in 1961. He then taught Latin and German at Le Rosey School in Rolle, Switzerland. In 1965, he graduated from Harvard with Honors in Italian language and literature. He was a member of the freshman swim team and of the A.D. Club. He moved to New York City and attended New York University, where he did graduate work in statistics, psychology and sociology. After working as a portfolio manager in New York, John moved back to the Boston area. In 1977, he moved to Ipswich to have a family. He worked in finances at J.P. Chase, Inc., Rollert & Sullivan, Homans McGraw Trull Valeo & Co. and at H.C. Wainwright & Co. Tiring of the commute to Boston, he decided to work from home, managing portfolios for ALM Advisors of Pasadena, CA. Some of John's many interests were languages, cooking, backgammon, watching birds, tennis and, most recently, table tennis. He was a member of U.S.A. Table Tennis, the governing body for the Olympic sport of table tennis in the United States. He is survived by his wife Sarah Stedman Kuhn, his son Timothy Kuhn, and his sisters, Nathalie Browne of Jupiter, FL, and Evelyn Frost of Brookline, MA. Gifts in John's memory may be made to the American Heart Assoc. or the Mass Audubon Society. Services for John will be private. A Memorial Service will held in the fall.
    Obituary 16 Aug 2007  Ipswich, Essex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Ipswich Chronicle 
    • John Fentress Kuhn

      John Fentress Kuhn, 65, died suddenly on Monday, August 6, 2007 at his home in Ipswich. He was born on March 3, 1942, the son of the late Fentress Hill Kuhn and Mary Rutherfurd Pierrepont Kuhn.

      In 1977 Mr. Kuhn moved to Ipswich. He was a co-agent of the Friends of Goodale Orchard, a group which bought the Argilla Road property, placed a conservation restriction on it and eventually sold it to Max Russell.
      He grew up in Boise, Idaho. Mr. Kuhn graduated from St. Paul's School in Concord, N.H. in 1961. He then taught Latin and German at Le Rossey School in Switzerland.

      In 1965, he graduated from Harvard with honors in Italian language and literature. He was a member of the freshman swim team and the A.D. Club. He moved to New York City and attended New York University where he did graduate work in statistics, psychology and sociology.

      After working as a portfolio manager in N.Y., he moved back to the Boston area and worked in the financial business of JP Chase Inc., Rollert & Sullivan, Homans McGraw Trull Valeo & Co. and at HC Wainwright & Co.
      Tiring of the commute to Boston, Mr. Kuhn decided to work from home managing portfolios for ALM Advisors of Pasadena, Cal.

      Some of his many interests were languages, cooking, backgammon, watching birds, tennis and most recently table tennis.

      He is survived by his wife, Sarah Stedman Kuhn; his son, Timothy Kuhn, and his sisters, Nathalie Browne of Jupiter, Fla. and Evelyn Frost of Brookline. Services will be private. A memorial will be held in the fall.
    Person ID I71425  Stedman/Steadman/Steedman Families of the New World
    Last Modified 25 Apr 2010 

    Father Fentress Hill Kuhn,   b. 29 Jul 1910, Manchester, Essex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1987, Manchester, Essex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Mary Rutherfurd Pierrepont,   b. 6 Dec 1912, New York, New York Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1960, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Married 26 Oct 1934  Far Hills, Somerset Co., NJ Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F26652  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah R. "Sally" Stedman 
    Children 
     1. Timothy C. S. Kuhn
    Last Modified 25 Apr 2010 
    Family ID F26651  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Mar 1942 - Ipswich, Essex Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Aug 2007 - Ipswich, Essex Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - Boston Globe - 11 Aug 2007 - Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - Ipswich Chronicle - 16 Aug 2007 - Ipswich, Essex Co., MA Link to Google Earth
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