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William St. John Forman
Birth: Jan. 20, 1847
Natchez
Adams County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Jun. 10, 1908
Champaign
Champaign County
Illinois, USA

US Congressman. He was admitted to the bar in 1870, opened a law practice in Nashville, Illinois and was the city's Mayor from 1878 to 1884. From 1876 to 1896, he was a delegate to all State and National Democratic Conventions and was a member of the State Senate, 1884 to 1888. In 1889 he was elected as a Democrat to the US House of Representatives, serving until 1895. Not a candidate for reelection, he resumed his law practice and was appointed Commissioner of Internal Revenue by President Cleveland, serving from 1895 to 1899. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Masonic Cemetery
Nashville
Washington County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Dec 18, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23464062


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