John Edward Halsell

John Edward Halsell

Birth
Bowling Green, Warren County, Kentucky, USA
Death 26 Dec 1899 (aged 73)
Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, USA
Burial Bowling Green, Warren County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 7781197 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He attended Cumberland University, studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1856 and commenced to practice law in Bowling Green, Kentucky. He prosecuting attorney of Warren County for four years and circuit judge of the fourth judicial district of Kentucky, in 1870. In 1883, he was elected as a Democrat to the Forty-eighth and Forty-ninth Congresses, serving until 1887. An unsuccessful candidate for re-nomination, he was s mayor of Bowling Green, Kentucky, (1888-89), then moved to Texas and practiced law until his death at age 73.

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  • Added: 20 Aug 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7781197
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Edward Halsell (11 Sep 1826–26 Dec 1899), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7781197, citing Fairview Cemetery, Bowling Green, Warren County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .