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 William Van Ness Bay

William Van Ness Bay

Birth
Hudson, Columbia County, New York, USA
Death 10 Feb 1894 (aged 75)
Eureka, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA
Burial Kirkwood, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA
Plot Section A, Block 28, Lot 115
Memorial ID 23215 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He studied law, was admitted to the bar and moved to Union, Missouri, in 1836 and commenced the practice of law. He was a member of the Missouri State House of Representatives, (1844-48). In 1849, he was elected as a Democrat to the Thirty-first Congress, serving until 1851. After his term, he resumed the practice of law and was judge of the Missouri State Supreme Court, (1862-65).

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 23 Jul 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 23215
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Van Ness Bay (23 Nov 1818–10 Feb 1894), Find A Grave Memorial no. 23215, citing Oak Hill Cemetery, Kirkwood, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .