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Junius Hillyer
Birth: Apr. 23, 1807
Wilkes County, USA
Death: Jun. 21, 1886
Decatur
DeKalb County
Georgia, USA

US Congressman. He served as the solicitor-general for the western district of the state of Georgia from 1834 to 1841, and as a judge of the same circuit, 1841 to 1845. From 1851 to 1857, he served as a Representative from Georgia in the United States House of Representatives. In 1857 President James Buchanan appointed him the solicitor of the United States Treasury in 1857. He resigned from the office on February 13, 1861 when Georgia succeeded from the union.  (bio by: Evening Blues) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Rebecca Freeman Hillyer (1786 - 1843)
 
 Spouse:
  Jane Selina Watkins Hillyer (1807 - 1880)*
 
 Children:
  George Hillyer (1835 - 1927)*
  Evelina Walton Hillyer (1836 - 1927)*
  Katherine Rebecca Hillyer (1841 - 1925)*
  Henry Hillyer (1846 - 1926)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Freeman Hillyer (1805 - 1893)*
  Junius Hillyer (1807 - 1886)
  Shaler Granby Hillyer (1809 - 1900)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakland Cemetery
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Evening Blues
Record added: Sep 30, 2003
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Junius Hillyer
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Junius Hillyer
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Junius Hillyer
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