William Hogan

City of Westminster, Greater London, England
Death 25 Nov 1874 (aged 82)
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA
Burial Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Memorial ID 13428458 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He immigrated to the United States with his parents in 1803 and settled in New York City. He graduated from Columbia College, in 1811 and served in the War of 1812 and fought in the Battle of Plattsburg. After the war, he studied law, was admitted to the bar but did not practice law, was a member of the New York State Assembly, (1822-23) and was the judge of Franklin County, (1829-37). In 1831, he was elected as a Jacksonian to the Twenty-second Congress, serving until 1833. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he became a translator in the Department of State at Washington, D.C., serving (1855-69).

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