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 Abijah Gilbert

Abijah Gilbert

Birth
Gilbertsville, Otsego County, New York, USA
Death 23 Nov 1881 (aged 75)
Gilbertsville, Otsego County, New York, USA
Burial Gilbertsville, Otsego County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 7576494 · View Source
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U.S. Senator. He attended Gilbertsville Academy, graduated from Hamilton College New York, in 1826, engaged in mercantile pursuits in New York City, until 1850, moved to St. Augustine, Florida, in 1865 and conducted in the merchant business. Entering politics, he was elected as a Republican to the United States Senate, serving (1869-75). After leaving the Senate, he lived in retirement until his death at age 75.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 15 Jun 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7576494
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Abijah Gilbert (18 Jun 1806–23 Nov 1881), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7576494, citing Brookside Cemetery, Gilbertsville, Otsego County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .