William Boyd Allison

William Boyd Allison

Birth
Perry, Lake County, Ohio, USA
Death 14 Aug 1908 (aged 79)
Dubuque, Dubuque County, Iowa, USA
Burial Dubuque, Dubuque County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 7878870 · View Source
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US Congressman, US Senator. He was commissioned as a Lieutenant Colonel in the Iowa State Militia during the Civil War, and assisted Governor Samuel J. Kirkland in raising regiments for the Union Army. He was elected as a Republican to represent Iowa's 3rd Congressional District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1863 to 1871. He was later elected as a Republican Senator from Iowa to the United States Senate, serving in that office from 1873 until his death in 1908.


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Tim Crutchfield
  • Added: 19 Sep 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7878870
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Boyd Allison (2 Mar 1829–14 Aug 1908), Find a Grave Memorial no. 7878870, citing Linwood Cemetery, Dubuque, Dubuque County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .