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Colin Macrae Ingersoll
Birth: Mar. 11, 1819
New Haven
New Haven County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Sep. 13, 1903
New Haven
New Haven County
Connecticut, USA

US Congressman. A graduate of the law department at Yale, he was admitted to the bar in 1839 and established his practice in new Haven. President Polk appointed him as the Secretary of Legation at St. Petersburg at the same time his father, Ralph Ingersoll, was Minister to Russia. Colin held this position in 1847 and 1848 and was the acting Charge d'Affaires in 1848. Politically a Democrat, he was elected to the US House of Representatives in 1850, serving two terms from March 4, 1851 to March 2, 1855. He then served as Connecticut adjutant general from 1867 to 1871. (bio by: Thom Painter) 
 
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 Parents:
  Ralph Isaacs Ingersoll (1789 - 1872)
 
 Spouse:
  Julia Harriet Pratt Ingersoll (____ - 1898)*
 
 Sibling:
  Colin Macrae Ingersoll (1819 - 1903)
  Charles Roberts Ingersoll (1821 - 1903)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Grove Street Cemetery
New Haven
New Haven County
Connecticut, USA
 
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Record added: Jul 28, 2005
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