Ambrose Williams Clark

Ambrose Williams Clark

Birth
Otsego County, New York, USA
Death 13 Oct 1887 (aged 77)
Watertown, Jefferson County, New York, USA
Burial Watertown, Jefferson County, New York, USA
Plot SecJ, Lot 82
Memorial ID 6400134 · View Source
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US Congressman. He was elected to represent two different New York Districts in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1861 to 1865. He first represented the 23rd District, succeeding Congressman Charles B. Hoard, and serving from 1861 to 1863. He then represented the 20th District, succeeding Congressman Roscoe Conkling and serving from 1863 to 1865. He did not run for re-election, having been appointed to a diplomatic post by President Abraham Lincoln. His seat was subsequently filled by Congressman Addison H. Laflin.

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  • Added: 8 May 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6400134
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ambrose Williams Clark (19 Feb 1810–13 Oct 1887), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6400134, citing Brookside Cemetery, Watertown, Jefferson County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .