Asahel Wheeler Hubbard

Asahel Wheeler Hubbard

Haddam, Middlesex County, Connecticut, USA
Death 22 Sep 1879 (aged 60)
Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa, USA
Burial Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa, USA
Plot Section Stone, Block 168, Lot 2
Memorial ID 18501884 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. Moving to Indiana, in 1838, he taught school, studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1841 and commenced to practice law in Rushville. He was a member of the Indiana House of Representatives, (1847-49) and moved to Sioux City, Iowa, in 1857. There he engaged in the real estate business and was judge of the fourth judicial district, (1859-62). In 1863, he was elected as a Republican to the Thirty-eighth, Thirty-ninth and Fortieth Congresses, serving until 1869. Not a candidate for re-nomination, he was one of the organizers of the First National Bank of Sioux City, in 1871 and served as its president until his death at age 60.

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