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Edward Dickinson
Birth: Jan. 1, 1803
Amherst
Hampshire County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jun. 15, 1874
Boston
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA

US Congressman. Graduating from Yale College in 1823, he studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1826. Establishing a legal practice in Amherst, Massachusetts, he also served in both the Massachusetts State House of Representatives and State Senate. He was elected to represent Massachusetts' 10th District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1853 to 1855. He was the father of poet Emily Dickinson
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Samuel Fowler Dickinson (1775 - 1838)
  Lucretia Gunn Dickinson (1775 - 1840)
 
 Spouse:
  Emily Norcross Dickinson (1804 - 1882)*
 
 Children:
  William Austin Dickinson (1829 - 1895)*
  Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)*
  Lavinia Norcross Dickinson (1833 - 1899)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
West Cemetery
Amherst
Hampshire County
Massachusetts, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Garver Graver
Record added: Jul 11, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7675339
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- R I P
 Added: Dec. 10, 2013

- angel6903
 Added: Dec. 10, 2013
He is a relative of mine
- Marie Dickinson
 Added: Aug. 1, 2013
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