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Eli Porter Ashmun
Birth: Jun. 24, 1770
Blandford
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: May 10, 1819
Northampton
Hampshire County
Massachusetts, USA

U.S. Senator. He was a member of the Massachusetts State House of Representatives (1803-04), graduated from Middlebury College Vermont, in 1807, studied law, was admitted to the bar and commenced practice in Northampton, Massachusetts. He was a member of the Massachusetts State Senate, (1808-10, 13) and a member, Governorís council, in 1816. In 1816, he was elected to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Christopher Gore, serving until 1818. He died of heart disease at age 48 and was the son of U.S. Congressman George Ashmun. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Justus Ashmun (1735 - 1799)
 
 Spouse:
  Lucy Hooker Ashmun (____ - 1812)*
 
 Children:
  Sophia W. Ashmun (1802 - 1820)*
  George Ashmun (1804 - 1870)*
 
 Siblings:
  Orpha Ashmun (____ - 1814)*
  Eli Porter Ashmun (1770 - 1819)
  Olivia Ashmun Sherman (1778 - 1820)*
  Reuben Ashmun (1781 - 1848)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bridge Street Cemetery
Northampton
Hampshire County
Massachusetts, USA
 
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Record added: May 25, 2003
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