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Garnett Bowditch Adrain
Birth: Dec. 15, 1815
Death: Aug. 17, 1878

US Congressman. The son of prominent 19th century mathematician Robert Adrain, he was elected as a Democrat to represent New Jersey's 3rd Congressional District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from March 4, 1857 to March 3, 1861. After serving two terms, and being a vocal opponent of secession, he declined to run for a third term, and was succeeded by Congressman William G. Steele for the seat. (bio by: Teresa L. Watson) 
 
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Van Liew Cemetery
New Brunswick
Middlesex County
New Jersey, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Teresa L. Watson
Record added: Aug 05, 2003
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