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 Halbert Stevens Greenleaf

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Halbert Stevens Greenleaf

Birth
Guilford, Windham County, Vermont, USA
Death 25 Aug 1906 (aged 79)
Greece, Monroe County, New York, USA
Burial Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA
Plot Section: C Lot: 194 Area: S 1/2
Memorial ID 7258132 View Source
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U.S. Congressman. Moving to Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts, he engaged in the manufacture of locks, was Shelburne Falls justice of the peace in 1856 and organized the Yale and Greenleaf Lock Company. During the Civil War, he served as Colonel in command of the 52nd Regiment, Massachusetts Volunteers, Union Army. After the war, he settled in New York, in 1867 and resumed the manufacture of locks. In 1883, he was elected as a Democrat to the Forty-eighth Congress, serving until 1885 and elected to the Fifty-second Congress, serving (1891-93). Not a candidate for re-nomination, he resumed his former business activities until his death at age 79.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 12 Mar 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7258132
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/7258132/halbert-stevens-greenleaf : accessed ), memorial page for Halbert Stevens Greenleaf (12 Apr 1827–25 Aug 1906), Find a Grave Memorial ID 7258132, citing Mount Hope Cemetery, Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .