Solomon Foot

Solomon Foot

Cornwall, Addison County, Vermont, USA
Death 28 Mar 1866 (aged 63)
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA
Burial Rutland, Rutland County, Vermont, USA
Plot Section 26
Memorial ID 22685 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman, U.S. Senator. He graduated from Middlebury College, in 1826, taught school (1826-31), studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1831 and commenced to practice law in Rutland, Vermont. He was a member Vermont State House of Representatives, (1833, 36-38) and prosecuting attorney of Rutland County, (1836-42). In 1843, he was elected as a Whig to the Twenty-eighth and Twenty-ninth Congresses, serving until 1847. After his term, he was elected as a Whig to the United States Senate in 1850 and served until his death at age 63.

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