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Hiram Smith
Birth: Mar. 22, 1843
Piqua
Miami County
Ohio, USA
Death: Nov. 4, 1894
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA

US Congressman. From 1862 to 1864, he was in the Post Office Department, Washington, D.C. and with the US Treasury Department in 1865. In 1866, he was admitted to the bar and commenced practice in Des Moines, Iowa. From 1875 to 1879, he was district attorney of the fifth judicial district of Iowa. He was a member of the State senate from 1882 to 1884. In 1884, he was elected as a Republican to the Forty-eighth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of John A. Kasson and served to 1885. Not a candidate for reelection, he resumed the practice of law until his death. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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Woodland Cemetery
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA
 
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Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: May 01, 2007
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