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Edwin Denison Morgan
Birth: Feb. 8, 1811
Death: Feb. 14, 1883

Civil War Union Major General, New York Governor, US Senator. Born in Washington, Massachusetts, he was in the wholesale grocery business when elected as the Republican Governor of New York, serving 1859 to 1862. During the Civil War, he served in the Union Army as a Major General commander of the Department of New York, 1861 to 1863. In 1863, he was elected as a Republican to the US Senate, serving until 1869. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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  Eliza Matilda Waterman Morgan (1810 - 1885)*
 
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Burial:
Cedar Hill Cemetery
Hartford
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
Plot: Section 12, Lot 6
GPS (lat/lon): 41.71996, -72.70145
 
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Record added: Oct 26, 2001
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Edwin Denison Morgan
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- Sunshine>♥<
 Added: Feb. 14, 2014
Edwin Denison Morgan: Sir, you will be remembered as the 21st Governor of New York from 1859 to 1862 and served in the United States Senate from 1863 to 1869. He was the first and longest-serving chairman of the Republican National Committee. He was also ...(Read more)
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 Added: Feb. 14, 2013

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 Added: Nov. 21, 2012
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