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 Henry Olin

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Henry Olin

  • Birth 7 May 1768 Shaftsbury, Bennington County, Vermont, USA
  • Death 18 Aug 1837 Salisbury, Addison County, Vermont, USA
  • Burial Leicester, Addison County, Vermont, USA
  • Memorial ID 6863099

U.S. Congressman. He studied law, was admitted to the Bar and started the practice of law in Leicester, Vermont, in 1788. He was a member of the Vermont State House of Representatives, (1799-1804, 1806-15, 1817-19), chief judge of the Addison County Court, (1801-24) and a member of the executive council, (1820-21). In 1824, he was elected as an Adams-Clay Republican to the Eighteenth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Charles Rich and served until 1825. After his term, he was appointed the 6th Lieutenant Governor of Vermont, serving (1827-30).

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  • Added: 19 Oct 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6863099
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Henry Olin (7 May 1768–18 Aug 1837), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6863099, citing Brookside Cemetery, Leicester, Addison County, Vermont, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .