James Monroe Pendleton

James Monroe Pendleton

Birth
North Stonington, New London County, Connecticut, USA
Death 16 Feb 1889 (aged 67)
Westerly, Washington County, Rhode Island, USA
Burial Westerly, Washington County, Rhode Island, USA
Memorial ID 7668238 · View Source
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US Congressman. He engaged in mercantile pursuits, the insurance business, banking, served in the Rhode Island State Senate (1862-65) and was a delegate to the Republican National Convention in 1868. In 1871, he was elected as a Republican to the Forty-second and Forty-third Congresses, serving until 1875. An unsuccessful for reelection, he was a member of the Rhode Island State House of Representatives (1879-84) and as chairman of the Rhode Island State board of charities and corrections, from 1884 until his death at age 67.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith



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  • Added: 9 Jul 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7668238
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Monroe Pendleton (10 Jan 1822–16 Feb 1889), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7668238, citing River Bend Cemetery, Westerly, Washington County, Rhode Island, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .