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 Bennet Bicknell

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Bennet Bicknell

Birth
Mansfield, Tolland County, Connecticut, USA
Death 15 Sep 1841 (aged 59)
Morrisville, Madison County, New York, USA
Burial Morrisville, Madison County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 7790472 View Source
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U.S. Congressman. Moving to New York, in 1808, he served in the U.S. Military Service during the War of 1812. After the war, he was editor of the Madison City Observer, a member of the New York State Senate, (1814-18) and clerk of Madison County, (1821-25). In 1837, he was elected as a Democrat to the Twenty-fifth Congress, serving until 1839. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he returned to his newspaper interests until his death at age 59.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 23 Aug 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7790472
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/7790472/bennet-bicknell : accessed ), memorial page for Bennet Bicknell (14 Nov 1781–15 Sep 1841), Find a Grave Memorial ID 7790472, citing Morrisville Rural Cemetery, Morrisville, Madison County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .