Richard Almgill Harrison

Richard Almgill Harrison

Birth
Thirsk, Hambleton District, North Yorkshire, England
Death 30 Jul 1904 (aged 80)
Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, USA
Burial London, Madison County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 7178207 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. Immigrating to the United States, in 1832, he graduated from the Cincinnati Law School, in 1846, was admitted to the bar and commenced to practice law in London, Ohio. He was a member of the Ohio State House of Representatives, (1858-59) and served in the Ohio State Senate, (1860-61). In 1861, he was elected as a Unionist to the Thirty-seventh Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Thomas Corwin, serving until 1863. After leaving office, he continued the practice of law until his death.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 11 Feb 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7178207
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Richard Almgill Harrison (8 Apr 1824–30 Jul 1904), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7178207, citing Kirkwood Cemetery, London, Madison County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .