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 Nelson Wilmarth Aldrich

Nelson Wilmarth Aldrich

Birth
Foster, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA
Death 16 Apr 1915 (aged 73)
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA
Plot Group 354 Location L Lot 6 Space 4
Memorial ID 6844465 · View Source
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US Congressman, US Senator. He served during the Civil War as a Private in Company D, 10th Rhode Island Volunteer Infantry, serving from May 26 to September 1, 1862. He was elected to represent Rhode Island in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1879 to 1881. He was then elected as a Senator from Rhode Island to the United States Senate, serving from 1881 to 1911. He was the father of Congressman Richard Steere Aldrich, US Diplomat Winthrop W. Aldrich, and the grandfather of United States Vice President Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller.



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  • Originally Created by: Garver Graver
  • Added: 10 Oct 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6844465
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Nelson Wilmarth Aldrich (6 Nov 1841–16 Apr 1915), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6844465, citing Swan Point Cemetery, Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .