Lewis Beach


Lewis Beach Famous memorial

New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Death 10 Aug 1886 (aged 51)
Cornwall, Orange County, New York, USA
Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Plot Section 32, Lot 12945
Memorial ID 3846 View Source

U.S. Congressman. Graduating from the Yale Law School in 1856, he was admitted to the bar that same year and commenced the practice of in New York City. He was a member and treasurer of the Democratic New York State Central Committee, (1877-79). In 1881, he was elected as a Democrat to the Forty-seventh, Forty-eighth and Forty-ninth Congresses and served until his death from typhoid fever at age 51.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith

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