John Berry

John Berry

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Death 18 May 1879 (aged 46)
Upper Sandusky, Wyandot County, Ohio, USA
Burial Upper Sandusky, Wyandot County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 8083217 · View Source
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US Congressman. Born near Carey, Ohio, he attended Ohio Wesleyan University, graduated from the law department of Cincinnati College, in 1857, was admitted to the bar and commenced to practice law in Upper Sandusky, Ohio. He was prosecuting attorney of Wyandot County, and Mayor of Upper Sandusky, Ohio, in 1864. In 1873, he was elected as a Democrat to the Forty-third Congress, serving until 1875. Declining to be a candidate for re-nomination, he resumed the practice of law in Upper Sandusky, Ohio, until his death at age 46.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 8083217
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Berry (26 Apr 1833–18 May 1879), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8083217, citing Oak Hill Cemetery, Upper Sandusky, Wyandot County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .