Peter Myndert Dox

Peter Myndert Dox

Birth
Geneva, Ontario County, New York, USA
Death 2 Apr 1891 (aged 77)
Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama, USA
Burial Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama, USA
Plot Block 13
Memorial ID 6420385 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He graduated from Hobart College in 1833, studied law, was admitted to the bar and commenced to practice law at Geneva, New York. He was a member of the New State Assembly in 1842 and judge of the Ontario County Courts, (1855-56). Moving to Madison County Alabama, he engaged in agricultural pursuits and was a member of the Alabama State constitutional convention, in 1865. In 1869, he was elected as a Democrat to the Forty-first and Forty-second Congresses, serving until 1873. After his term, he retired from public service.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 16 May 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6420385
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Peter Myndert Dox (11 Sep 1813–2 Apr 1891), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6420385, citing Maple Hill Cemetery, Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .