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 William Bennett Fleming

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William Bennett Fleming Famous memorial

Birth
Flemington, Liberty County, Georgia, USA
Death
19 Aug 1886 (aged 82)
Walthourville, Liberty County, Georgia, USA
Burial
Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia, USA
Memorial ID
7442288 View Source

U.S. Congressman. He graduated from Yale College, in 1825, studied law, was admitted to the bar and practiced law in Savannah, Georgia. He was judge of the superior court of Chatham County, (1847-49, 53-68) and served as recorder of the City of Savannah, from 1868, until the office position was abolished. He was elected as a Democrat to the Forty-fifth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Julian Hartridge and served from February 17, 1879, to March 3, 1879. Not a candidate for re-nomination, he was again judge of the superior court, (1879-81).

U.S. Congressman. He graduated from Yale College, in 1825, studied law, was admitted to the bar and practiced law in Savannah, Georgia. He was judge of the superior court of Chatham County, (1847-49, 53-68) and served as recorder of the City of Savannah, from 1868, until the office position was abolished. He was elected as a Democrat to the Forty-fifth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Julian Hartridge and served from February 17, 1879, to March 3, 1879. Not a candidate for re-nomination, he was again judge of the superior court, (1879-81).

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 14 May 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 7442288
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/7442288/william-bennett-fleming: accessed ), memorial page for William Bennett Fleming (29 Oct 1803–19 Aug 1886), Find a Grave Memorial ID 7442288, citing Laurel Grove Cemetery North, Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia, USA; Maintained by Find a Grave.