Martin Alonzo Haynes

Martin Alonzo Haynes

Birth
Springfield, Sullivan County, New Hampshire, USA
Death 28 Nov 1919 (aged 77)
Lakeport, Belknap County, New Hampshire, USA
Burial Laconia, Belknap County, New Hampshire, USA
Memorial ID 6406536 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. At the outbreak of the Civil War, he was an apprentice in the printer’s trade when he enlisted in the Union Army and served as a Private in the 2nd New Hampshire Regiment. After the war, he moved to Lakeport, New Hampshire, in 1868 and established the Lake Village Times. He was a member of the New Hampshire State House of Representatives, (1872-730, clerk of the supreme court for Belknap County, (1876-83), president of the New Hampshire Veterans’ Association, (1881-82) and department commander of the Grand Army of the Republic, (1881-82). In 1883, he was elected as a Republican to the Forty-eighth and Forty-ninth Congresses, serving until 1887. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he was an internal-revenue agent of the U.S. Treasury (1890-93) and established the internal-revenue service in the Philippine Islands, serving (1898-1912).

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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Martin Alonzo Haynes (30 Jul 1842–28 Nov 1919), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6406536, citing Bayside Cemetery, Laconia, Belknap County, New Hampshire, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .