in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking; Transport Technology and Trades; Transport; Theology. 1608 words.
Lord, Eleazar (09 September 1788–03 June 1871), financier, railway president, and theologian, was born in Franklin, Connecticut, the son of Nathan Lord and Mary Nevins. After a local...