William Henry Baker

William Henry Baker

Lenox, Madison County, New York, USA
Death 25 Nov 1911 (aged 84)
Constantia, Oswego County, New York, USA
Burial Constantia, Oswego County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 7575267 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He attended the Red Creek and Mexico Academies, studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1851 and commenced to practice law in Cleveland, New York. He was Oswego County District Attorney, (1863-70). In 1875, he was elected as a Republican to the Forty-fourth and Forty-fifth Congresses, serving until 1879. Declining to be a candidate for re-nomination, he practiced law and engaged in agricultural pursuits, until his death at age 84.

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