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John Summerfield Bigby
Birth: Feb. 13, 1832
Newnan
Coweta County
Georgia, USA
Death: Mar. 28, 1898
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA

U.S. Congressman. After graduating from Emory College, in 1853, he studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1856 and commenced to practice law in Newnan, Georgia. He was a member of the Georgia State constitutional conventions, (1867-68) solicitor general of the Tallapoosa Court Circuit, (1867-68) and judge of the superior court of the same circuit, (1868-71). In 1871, he was elected as a Republican to the Forty-second Congress, serving until 1873. After his term, he resumed the practice of law, was a delegate to the Republican National Convention Cincinnati in 1876 and was president of the Atlanta & West Point Railroad, from 1876, until his death at age 66. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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Westview Cemetery
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Evening Blues
Record added: Oct 13, 2003
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