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John Arnot, Jr
Birth: Mar. 11, 1831
Elmira
Chemung County
New York, USA
Death: Nov. 20, 1886
Elmira
Chemung County
New York, USA

US Congressman. He attended Yale but left before graduation to enter the banking business. From 1859 to 1864 Arnot was Village President of Elmira, New York. During the Civil War he served in Elmira as a Union Army Paymaster, attaining the rank of Major. After Elmira was incorporated as a city he served as its Mayor in 1864, 1870 and 1874. In 1882 he was elected to the US House of Representatives as a Democrat. He was reelected in 1884 and served from 1883 until his death. (bio by: Bill McKern) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Ann Elizabeth Hulett Arnot (1837 - 1907)*
 
 Children:
  John Hulett Arnot (1860 - 1899)*
  Edward Munson Arnot (1862 - 1865)*
  Matthias Charles Arnot (1867 - 1901)*
 
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Burial:
Woodlawn Cemetery
Elmira
Chemung County
New York, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Bill McKern
Record added: Apr 05, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18784064
John Arnot, Jr
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