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 William Boyd Allison

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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

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.

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 ID: 7878870
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/7878870/william-boyd-allison: accessed ), memorial page for William Boyd Allison (2 Mar 1829–14 Aug 1908), Find a Grave Memorial ID 7878870, citing Linwood Cemetery, Dubuque, Dubuque County, Iowa, USA; Maintained by Find a Grave .