James Protus Pigott

James Protus Pigott

Birth
New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
Death 1 Jul 1919 (aged 66)
North Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
Burial West Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
Memorial ID 12649869 · View Source
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US Congressman. Born in New Haven, Connecticut, he graduated from Yale College in 1878, from the law school of the same institution in 1880, was admitted to the bar and commenced to practice law in New Haven, Connecticut. He was city clerk of New Haven (1881-84), member of the Connecticut. State house of Representatives, (1885-86) and a delegate to the Democratic National Conventions of 1888 and 1900. In 1893, he was elected as a Democrat to the Fifty-third Congress, serving until 1895. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he resumed the practice of law in New Haven, Connecticut, until his death at age 66.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Find a Grave Memorial 12649869
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Protus Pigott (11 Sep 1852–1 Jul 1919), Find a Grave Memorial no. 12649869, citing Saint Lawrence Cemetery, West Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .