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Isaac M. Jordan
Birth: May 5, 1835
Death: Dec. 3, 1890

U.S. Congressman, Attorney. Born on a farm in Mifflinburg, Union County, Pennsylvania, he moved to Springfield, Ohio with his family when he was a child. He attended Northwood Institute of Ohio from 1853 to 1854 and graduated from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio in 1857. While at Miami, he was one of the founding members of the Sigma Chi Fraternity in 1855. He studied law, was admitted to the bar in Ohio in 1858, and began to practice as an attorney in Dayton, Ohio. He moved to Cincinnati, Ohio in 1859 and became a law partner of Flamen Ball. Elected as a Republican to represent Ohio's 2nd District in the United States House of Representatives, he served from 1883 to 1885. He declined to become a candidate for renomination in 1884. He was killed from a fall in an elevator accident at the Lincoln Inn in Cincinnati when he was 55 years old. Three of his brothers were also lawyers. (bio by: K Guy) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Phelps Jordan (1841 - 1903)*
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Jordan Kinney (1867 - 1955)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Spring Grove Cemetery
Cincinnati
Hamilton County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Section 17, Lot 19, Grave 3
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Nov 12, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6921830
Isaac M. Jordan
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Isaac M. Jordan
Added by: K Guy
 
Isaac M. Jordan
Added by: K Guy
 
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