|William Howard Taft
15 September 1857
President William Howard Taft spent many summer vacations in Millbury as a
young boy, attending the public schools for a season.
When he grew older, he visited his grandparents most summers. He visited his
aunt, Delia C. Torrey, during his presidency for the occasion of Millbury's 100th
The Torrey House, where President Taft stayed during his visit, is commonly
called The Taft House today.
M. Diana Hill
27 September 1903
Long-time Millbury history teacher and first woman in town's
history to serve on the Board of Selectmen.