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Lafayette Pence
Birth: Dec. 23, 1857
Columbus
Bartholomew County
Indiana, USA
Death: Oct. 22, 1923
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

US Congressman. He graduated from Hanover College Indiana, in 1877, studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1878 and practiced law in Columbus, Indiana. He moved to Rico, Colorado, in 1881, continued the practice of law, was a member of the Colorado State House of Representatives (1884-85), relocated to Denver in 1885 and was prosecuting attorney for Arapahoe County, (1887-88). In 1893, he was elected as a Populist to the Fifty-third Congress, serving until 1895. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he continued the practice of law, also engaged in hydraulic mining in Breckenridge, Colorado and Portland, Oregon, until his death at age 65. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Garland Brook Cemetery
Columbus
Bartholomew County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Feb 14, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7184111
Lafayette Pence
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Lafayette Pence
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- Åke Frisk
 Added: Dec. 23, 2013
Love from the Pence family
- Scott West
 Added: Dec. 13, 2013
Lafayette Pence was my husband's gt-grandfather. Rest in Peace - Lafe
- marti hale
 Added: Nov. 4, 2009
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