James Birdsall


James Birdsall Famous memorial

New York, USA
Death 20 Jul 1856 (aged 72–73)
Flint, Genesee County, Michigan, USA
Burial Flint, Genesee County, Michigan, USA
Memorial ID 7446569 View Source

U.S. Congressman. He studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1806 and was the first lawyer to open a legal practice in Norwich, New York. He was surrogate for Chenango County, New York, in 1811. In 1815, he was elected as a Republican to the Fourteenth Congress, serving until 1817. After leaving Congress, he was a member of the New York State Assembly in 1827 and one of the incorporates of the Bank of Chenango. Relocating the Michigan, in 1839, he practiced law until his death at age 73.

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  • Added: 15 May 2003
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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for James Birdsall (1783–20 Jul 1856), Find a Grave Memorial ID 7446569, citing Glenwood Cemetery, Flint, Genesee County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .