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 Sidney Breese

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Sidney Breese

Birth
Whitesboro, Oneida County, New York, USA
Death 27 Jun 1878 (aged 77)
Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois, USA
Burial Carlyle, Clinton County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 7170034 View Source
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US Senator. Served as a United States Senator from Illinois from 1843 to 1849. Also served as United States District Attorney for Illinois from 1827 to 1829, Circuit Judge from 1835 to 1841, and 1855 to 1857, Justice of Illinois State Supreme Court from 1841 to 1843, and 1857 to his death in 1878, Member of the Illinois State House of Representatives from 1851 to 1852, and Speaker of the Illinois House of Representatives in 1851.

Bio by: Kris 'Peterborough K' Peterson


Inscription

"He who sleeps beneath this stone projected the Illinois Central Railroad." S/w Eliza.


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  • Added: 8 Feb 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7170034
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/7170034/sidney-breese : accessed ), memorial page for Sidney Breese (15 Jul 1800–27 Jun 1878), Find a Grave Memorial ID 7170034, citing Carlyle Cemetery, Carlyle, Clinton County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .