Samuel Herrick

Samuel Herrick

Birth
Amenia, Dutchess County, New York, USA
Death 4 Jun 1852 (aged 73)
Zanesville, Muskingum County, Ohio, USA
Burial Zanesville, Muskingum County, Ohio, USA
Plot East Center Square, Row 4
Memorial ID 11035494 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He studied law in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, was admitted to the bar in 1805 and commenced to practice law in St. Clairsville, Ohio. He was prosecuting attorney of Guernsey County, in 1810, U.S. District Attorney, in 1814, prosecuting attorney of Licking County and served as a Brigadier General of the Ohio Militia. In 1817, he was elected as a Republican to the Fifteenth Congress and reelected to the Sixteenth Congress, serving until 1821. Not a candidate for reelection, he was U.S. District Attorney for Ohio, (1829-30) and continued to practice law until his death.

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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Samuel Herrick (14 Apr 1779–4 Jun 1852), Find a Grave Memorial no. 11035494, citing Greenwood Cemetery, Zanesville, Muskingum County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .