Peter Myndert Dox


Peter Myndert Dox Famous memorial

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

US 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.

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  • Added: 16 May 2002
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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Peter Myndert Dox (11 Sep 1813–2 Apr 1891), Find a Grave Memorial ID 6420385, citing Maple Hill Cemetery, Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .