Joseph Gardner Wilson

Joseph Gardner Wilson

Birth
Acworth, Sullivan County, New Hampshire, USA
Death 2 Jul 1873 (aged 46)
Marietta, Washington County, Ohio, USA
Burial The Dalles, Wasco County, Oregon, USA
Memorial ID 15483449 · View Source
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US Congressman. In 1849, he was a professor at Farmer's College near Cincinnati, and graduated from the Cincinnati Law School in 1852. He moved to the Oregon Territory in 1852 and commenced the practice of law in Salem. In 1853, he became clerk of the Territorial Legislature, prosecuting attorney of Marion County, 1860 to 1862, associate judge of the State Supreme Court, 1864 to 1866 and 1868 to 1870. He was elected as a Republican to the Forty-third Congress and served from 1873 until his death.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith



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  • Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
  • Added: 24 Aug 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 15483449
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph Gardner Wilson (13 Dec 1826–2 Jul 1873), Find A Grave Memorial no. 15483449, citing Pioneer Cemetery, The Dalles, Wasco County, Oregon, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .