Moses Wheelock Field

Moses Wheelock Field

Birth
Watertown, Jefferson County, New York, USA
Death 14 Mar 1889 (aged 61)
Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA
Burial Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA
Plot Section D, lot 164
Memorial ID 7450325 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He graduated from the Victor Academy New York, moved to Detroit, Michigan, in 1844, engaged in agricultural pursuits and was an alderman of Detroit, (1863-65). In 1873, he was elected as a Republican to the Forty-third Congress, serving until 1875. An unsuccessful for reelection, he resumed his agricultural pursuits and was a regent of the University of Michigan, from 1888, until his death at age 61.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 16 May 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7450325
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Moses Wheelock Field (10 Feb 1828–14 Mar 1889), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7450325, citing Woodmere Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .