William Oscar Barnard

William Oscar Barnard

Birth
Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana, USA
Death 8 Apr 1939 (aged 86)
New Castle, Henry County, Indiana, USA
Burial New Castle, Henry County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 13409986 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. Graduating from Spiceland Academy, he was a school teacher in Indiana’s Henry and Wayne Counties. Studying law, he was admitted to the bar, in 1876, was prosecuting attorney of the eighteenth and fifty-third judicial circuits, (1887-93) and judge of the fifty-third judicial circuit court of Indiana, (1896-1902). In 1909, he was elected as a Republican to the Sixty-first Congress, serving until 1911. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he practiced law until his death at age 86 in New Castle, Indiana.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 21 Feb 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 13409986
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Oscar Barnard (25 Oct 1852–8 Apr 1939), Find a Grave Memorial no. 13409986, citing South Mound Cemetery, New Castle, Henry County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .