Alexander Hamilton Buell IV

Alexander Hamilton Buell IV

Fairfield, Herkimer County, New York, USA
Death 29 Jan 1853 (aged 51)
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA
Burial Fairfield, Herkimer County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 6908117 · View Source
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US Congressman. Elected as a Democrat to represent New York's 17th District in the Thirty-Second Congress, he served from 1851 to his death in office. Buell was born in Fairfield, New York, and was educated at the Academy there. He became prosperous operating a chain of general stores in Herkimer County. Prior to serving in Congress he was a member of the New York State Assembly in 1845. He died in Washington, DC from complications of erysipelas. There is a cenotaph for him at Congressional Cemetery.

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