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Melville Bull
Birth: Sep. 29, 1854
Newport County
Rhode Island, USA
Death: Jul. 5, 1909
Newport County
Rhode Island, USA

US Congressman. He attended Phillips Exeter Academy, New Hampshire, graduated from Harvard University in 1877 and engaged in agricultural pursuits in Newport, Rhode Island. He was a member of the Rhode Island State House of Representatives (1883-85), served in the Rhode Island State Senate (1885-92) and was Lieutenant Governor of Rhode Island, (1892-94). In 1895, he was elected as a Republican to the Fifty-fourth Congress and to the next three succeeding Congresses, serving until 1903. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he resumed his agricultural pursuits until his death at age 65. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
Family links: 
  Henry Bull (1815 - 1899)
  Henrietta Bull (____ - 1885)
  Mary Catherine Bull (1838 - 1838)*
  Henrietta M Bull (1840 - 1856)*
  William Tillinghast Bull (1849 - 1909)*
  Melville Bull (1854 - 1909)
*Calculated relationship
Island Cemetery
Newport County
Rhode Island, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 41.4962, -71.31432
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Record added: Nov 23, 2002
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Melville Bull
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