Roswell Gilbert Horr

Roswell Gilbert Horr

Waitsfield, Washington County, Vermont, USA
Death 19 Dec 1896 (aged 66)
Plainfield, Union County, New Jersey, USA
Burial Wellington, Lorain County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 12498128 · View Source
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US Congressman. Moving with his parents to Ohio, in 1834, he graduated from Antioch College, in 1857 and was clerk of the court of common pleas of Lorain County. He studied law, was admitted to the bar and commenced to law practice in Elyria, Ohio. Moving to East Saginaw, Michigan, in 1872, he practiced law and was elected as a Republican to the Forty-sixth, Forty-seventh and Forty-eighth Congresses, serving from 1879 to 1885. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he moved to New York City, New York in 1890 and was associate editor of the "New York Tribune" until his death.

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