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Herringshaw's National Library of American Biography: Contains Thirty-five ... - Page 259
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History of Ancient Woodbury, Connecticut: From the First Indian ..., Volume 1

William Cothren - Bethlehem (Conn.) - 1854
...in I he liuc of his profession, which he did not dislike, though he was far from seeking them. lie was for many years state's attorney for the county of New Haven, and subsequently United States attorney tor the district of Connecticut. In these stations, his peculiar...
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History of Lake Champlain: From it First Exploration by the French in 1609 ...

Peter Sailly Palmer - Champlain, Lake, Region (N.Y. and Québec) - 1866 - 276 pages
...good sense, prudence and firmness. In 1775 he was a member of the provincial convention. He was also a member of the convention that framed the state constitution, and was one of the senators under that constitution. In 1788 he was a member of the convention which assembled...
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Dictionary of the United States Congress: And the General Government

United States - 1868 - 628 pages
...prison-ship, where he exercised a liberal generosity i:i alleviating the sufferings of his fellowprisoners. He was a member of the Convention that framed the State Constitution of 177G. He served five years in the House, and four in the Senate of Pennsylvania, and asa member...
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Williams Biographical Annals, Part 4

1871 - 665 pages
...legislature, and was appointed in 1858 a judge of the United States District Court for the territory. He was a member of the Convention that framed the State Constitution, and at the first election under it was elected a judge of . the Supreme Court, succeeding to the office...
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History of Cass County, from 1825 to 1875

Howard S. Rogers - Cass County (Mich.) - 1875 - 406 pages
...and afterward of Fort Meigs, his term of service expiring a few days before the battle of Mackinac. He was a member of the convention that framed the State Constitution, and also a member of the House of Representatives for this and Van Buren Counties in the winters of 1837-38...
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history of cass county

howard s rogers - 1875
...and afterward of Fort Meigs, his term of service expiring a few days before the battle of Mackinac. He was a member of the convention that framed the State Constitution, and also a member of the House of Representatives for this and Van Buren Counties in the winters of 1837—38...
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History of the Early Settlers of Sangamon County, Illinois: "centennial Record"

John Carroll Power, Sarah A. Harris Power - Illinois - 1876 - 797 pages
...1836 to 1852 Mr. Edwards was in the State Legislature, either in the House or Senate. During that time he was a member of the convention that framed the State constitution of 1848. In 1854 he was appointed by the Governor, attorney before the board of commissioners to investigate...
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Public Men of To-day: Being Biographies of the President and Vice-president ...

Phineas Camp Headley - Statesmen - 1882 - 799 pages
...Illinois, and entered the legal profession. He has been six terms in the State Legislature, and in 1847 he was a member of the Convention that framed the State Constitution of that year. He was also a delegate to the Constitutional Convention of 1861. In 1844 he was elected...
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Illustrated History of Lane County, Oregon

Albert G. Walling - Lane County (Or.) - 1884 - 508 pages
...notable citizen and sterling man. He was born in Kentucky, and, as has been said, came to Oregon in 1848. He was a member of the convention that framed the State constitution of Oregon, and his firm integrity and excellent judgment were felt and appreciated in the labors of...
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The Biographical Review of Prominent Men & Women of the Day: With ...

Thomas William Herringshaw - Biography - 1888 - 576 pages
...and in 1874 he was made president of the state convention of the democratic party. In the year 1875 he was a member of the convention that framed the state constitution of Alabama. Mr. Pugh was elected to the senate as a democrat, to fill the balance of the term of the...
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