- Born: 25 Jun 1854, Belleville, Hendricks County, Indiana, United States 3013
- Died: 21 Sep 1929 3013
Noted events in his life were:
1. Census, 1870, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States. Henry Lindley is 16, at school, living with parents. (Minneapolis, Hennepin Co, MN, p35, family 481)
2. Occupation: Police Commissioner, 1888, Los Angeles County, California, United States. 3013 Police Commissioner, Los Angeles, CA, 1888. Member of commission that purchased Redwood Park, Santa Cruz County, for state of California about 1892. Chairman, Northwest Division of American Red Cross during WW I.
3. Story. Hervey Lindley is listed in Who's Who in Finance, Banking, and Insurance, 1920-1922, published in 1922. The article says: LINDLEY, Hervey, 904 E. Highland Drive, Seattle, Wash. Capitalist; I). Belleville, Ind.. June 25, 1854; s. Milton and Mary A. (Banta) Lindley; ed. Minneapolis High School. Minneapolis Commercial Coll. Entered business career at Waterloo, Iowa, 1873: engaged in banking and lumber business on Pacific Coast 1S73. Pres. and dir. Bowers Timber Co., Ros- lyn Fuel Co.; v.-pres. United States Trust Co., Seattle, Wash.; dir. Pacific Creosoting Co., First National Bank. Member of commission for purchase of Redwood Park. Santa Cruz County, for the State of California, 1892. Served as Police Commissioner of Los Angeles 1SS-S. Honorary consulting general for Roumania in Idaho, Montana. Washington, Oregon and Alaska, [hiring World War served as chairman of Northwest Division American Red Cross. Member board of dir. Whltter Stale School. Whittier, Calif. Mason. 32d degree: Knight Templar, Shriner. Clubs: Press (San Francisco), Arlington (Portland), Athletic. Rainier, Golf, Press (Seattle), Lotos (New York), California (Los Angeles). Republican. Member Friends Church.
4. Occupation: Capitalist.