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 William Parker Cutler

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William Parker Cutler

Birth
Marietta, Washington County, Ohio, USA
Death 11 Apr 1889 (aged 76)
Marietta, Washington County, Ohio, USA
Burial Marietta, Washington County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 15383367 View Source
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US Congressman. He was the grandson of Dr. Manasseh Cutler, prominent advocate for Ohio's creation, and son of Judge Ephraim Cutler, one of Ohio's founders. William attended Ohio University and became a farmer and businessman. He was a member of the Ohio House from 1844 to 1847 and served as Speaker in his last term. He became active in several companies and banks and was president of the Marietta and Cincinnati Railroad from 1850 to 1860. Cutler was elected to the US House of Representatives as a Republican in 1860 and served one term. He was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection, after which he returned to the Marietta and Cincinnati. This line later became the famed Baltimore and Ohio, or B & O.

Bio by: Bill McKern


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  • Originally Created by: Bill McKern
  • Added: 15 Aug 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 15383367
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/15383367/william-parker-cutler : accessed ), memorial page for William Parker Cutler (12 Jul 1812–11 Apr 1889), Find a Grave Memorial ID 15383367, citing Oak Grove Cemetery, Marietta, Washington County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .