Adolphus Hitchcock Tanner

Adolphus Hitchcock Tanner

Granville, Washington County, New York, USA
Death 14 Jan 1882 (aged 48)
Whitehall, Washington County, New York, USA
Burial Salem, Washington County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 7738479 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1854 and commenced to practice law in Whitehall, New York. During the Civil War, he entered the Union Army in 1862 and subsequently was commissioned Lieutenant Colonel in command of the 123rd Regiment, New York Volunteer Infantry. After the war, he was elected as a Republican to the Forty-first Congress, serving (1859-71). After his term, he resumed the practice of law until his death.

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