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Silas Zephaniah Landes
Birth: May 15, 1842
Augusta County
Virginia, USA
Death: May 22, 1910
Mount Carmel
Wabash County
Illinois, USA

US Congressman. He was admitted to the bar by the Supreme Court of Illinois in 1863 and was prosecuting attorney of Wabash County, 1872 to 1884. In 1885, he was elected as a Democrat to the Forty-ninth and Fiftieth Congresses, serving until 1889. He declined to be a candidate for re-nomination and resumed the practice of law. In 1891, he was elected circuit judge of the Fourth Judicial Circuit of Illinois and served until 1897. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Clarissa Adele Sears Landes (1845 - 1905)*
 
 Children:
  Herbert Sears Landes (1870 - 1883)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rose Hill Cemetery
Mount Carmel
Wabash County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Aug 23, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21106071
Silas Zephaniah Landes
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