James Dixon Roman

James Dixon Roman

Birth
Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 19 Jan 1867 (aged 57)
Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland, USA
Burial Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland, USA
Memorial ID 37229822 · View Source
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US Congressman. After studying law, he was admitted to the bar in 1834 and established a practice in Hagerstown, Maryland. Elected as a Whig to Congress in 1846, he served a single term, from 1847 to 1849. He returned to Hagerstown and was president of the Old Hagerstown Bank from 1851 until his death in 1867. He was a member of the peace convention held in Washington, D. C., in 1861 in an effort to devise means to prevent the impending war.

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  • Originally Created by: Garver Graver
  • Added: 18 May 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 37229822
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Dixon Roman (11 Aug 1809–19 Jan 1867), Find a Grave Memorial no. 37229822, citing Rose Hill Cemetery, Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .