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William Walter Phelps
Birth: Aug. 24, 1839
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Death: Jun. 17, 1894
Bergen County
New Jersey, USA

US Congressman, US Diplomat. Elected to represent New Jersey's 5th District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1873 to 1875, and 1883 to 1889. Also served as United States Minister to Austria-Hungary from 1881 to 1882, United States Minister to Germany from 1889 to 1893, and State Court Judge from 1893 to 1894. (bio by: K) 
Family links: 
  John Jay Phelps (1810 - 1869)
  Rachel Phinney Badgerly Phelps (1812 - 1875)
  Ellen Maria Sheffield Phelps (1838 - 1920)
  Sheffield Phelps (1864 - 1902)*
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Hop Meadow Cemetery
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
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Record added: Apr 22, 2003
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