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 William Lewis Stoughton

William Lewis Stoughton

Birth
Bangor, Franklin County, New York, USA
Death 6 Jun 1888 (aged 61)
Sturgis, St. Joseph County, Michigan, USA
Burial Sturgis, St. Joseph County, Michigan, USA
Plot Division 1, Block A, Lot 9
Memorial ID 7437771 · View Source
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Civil War Union Brevet Major General, US Congressman. Served during the Civil War as Colonel and commander of the 11th Michigan Volunteer Infantry. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers and Major General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "gallant and meritorious services during the war". After the end of the conflict he served as the Attorney General of Michigan from 1867 to 1868, and was elected to represent Michigan's 2nd District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1869 to 1873.

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  • Added: 13 May 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7437771
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Lewis Stoughton (20 Mar 1827–6 Jun 1888), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7437771, citing Oak Lawn Cemetery, Sturgis, St. Joseph County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .