Martin Butterfield

Martin Butterfield

Westmoreland, Cheshire County, New Hampshire, USA
Death 6 Aug 1866 (aged 75)
Palmyra, Wayne County, New York, USA
Burial Palmyra, Wayne County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 6399350 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He engaged in farming, the hardware business, the manufacture of rope and was president of the New York Palmyra's Union Agricultural Society. In 1859, he was elected as a Republican to the Thirty-sixth Congress, serving until 1861. While in office he served as chairman for the Committee on Agriculture. Declining to be a candidate for re-nomination, he resumed his former business pursuits until his death at age 75.

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