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Augustus Seymour Porter
Birth: Jan. 18, 1798
Death: Sep. 18, 1872

US Senator. Born in Canandaigua, New York, he graduated from Union College in 1818, studied law, was admitted to the bar and commenced to practice in Detroit, Michigan. He was recorder for the City of Detroit 1830 and elected Mayor of Detroit 1838. In 1839, he resigned as Mayor of Detroit, when elected as a Whig to the United States Senate, serving until 1845. Not a candidate for renomination, he relocated to Niagara Falls, New York, where lived until his death at age 74. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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Oakwood Cemetery
Niagara Falls
Niagara County
New York, USA
 
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Record added: Mar 09, 2003
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