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 Samuel Locke Sawyer

Samuel Locke Sawyer

Birth
Mont Vernon, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA
Death 29 Mar 1890 (aged 76)
Independence, Jackson County, Missouri, USA
Burial Independence, Jackson County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 10276 · View Source
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US Congressman. A native of New Hampshire, he graduated from Dartmouth College in 1833, and was admitted to the New Hampshire State Bar in 1836. He moved to Missouri in 1838, and set up a successful law practice in the city of Lexington. He would rise to the position of circuit court judge after many years as a circuit court attorney. He was elected as an Independent Democrat to represent Missouri's 8th Congressional District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1879 to 1881.


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  • Added: 4 Jul 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10276
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Samuel Locke Sawyer (27 Nov 1813–29 Mar 1890), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10276, citing Woodlawn Cemetery, Independence, Jackson County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .