Henry Bennett

Henry Bennett

Birth
New Lisbon, Otsego County, New York, USA
Death 10 May 1868 (aged 59)
New Berlin, Chenango County, New York, USA
Burial New Berlin, Chenango County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 7146619 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. After completing law studies, he was admitted to the bar in 1832 and commenced to practice law in New Berlin, New York. He served as clerk of the Town of New Berlin, (1846-49). In 1849, he was elected as a Whig to the Thirty-first through the Thirty-third Congresses, as an Opposition Party to the Thirty-fourth and as a Republican to the Thirty-fifth Congress, serving until 1859. Unsuccessful for re-nomination, he resumed the practice of law until his death at age 59.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 4 Feb 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7146619
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Henry Bennett (29 Sep 1808–10 May 1868), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7146619, citing Saint Andrews Cemetery, New Berlin, Chenango County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .