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Jonas Reece Emrie
Birth: Apr. 25, 1812
Hillsboro
Highland County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jun. 5, 1869
Mound City
Pulaski County
Illinois, USA

US Congressman. He was admitted to the bar, opened a law practice in Hillsboro, Ohio and served as Postmaster, 1839 to 1841. He was a member of the State Senate in 1847 and 1848 and first probate judge of Highland County, 1851 to 1854. In 1855, he was elected as an Opposition Party candidate to the Thirty-fourth Congress, serving until 1857. A unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he moved to Pulaski County, Illinois, practiced law and was police magistrate of Mound City in 1858. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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Beech Grove Cemetery
Mounds
Pulaski County
Illinois, USA
 
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Record added: Nov 16, 2007
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