Ebenezer Mattoon Chamberlain

Ebenezer Mattoon Chamberlain

Birth
Orrington, Penobscot County, Maine, USA
Death 14 Mar 1861 (aged 55)
Goshen, Elkhart County, Indiana, USA
Burial Goshen, Elkhart County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 7779060 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. While employed in his father's shipyard, he studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1832 and commenced to practice law in Goshen, Indiana. He was a member of the Indiana State House of Representatives, (1835-37), served in the Indiana State Senate, (1839-42), elected prosecuting attorney of the ninth judicial circuit in 1842 and served as president judge of the ninth judicial district, (1843-53). In 1853, he was elected as a Democrat to the Thirty-third Congress, serving until 1855. After his term, he resumed the practice of law until his death at age 55.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith



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  • Added: 19 Aug 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7779060
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ebenezer Mattoon Chamberlain (20 Aug 1805–14 Mar 1861), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7779060, citing Oakridge Cemetery, Goshen, Elkhart County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .