Benjamin Tappan

Benjamin Tappan

Birth
Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 20 Apr 1857 (aged 83)
Steubenville, Jefferson County, Ohio, USA
Burial Steubenville, Jefferson County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 8136774 · View Source
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US Senator. He served as a Democratic Senator from Ohio from 1839 to 1845. In 1844 he was censured by the Senate for passing copies of a proposed treaty with Texas to the press.

Bio by: Tim Crutchfield


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Tim Crutchfield
  • Added: 28 Nov 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8136774
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Benjamin Tappan (25 May 1773–20 Apr 1857), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8136774, citing Union Cemetery, Steubenville, Jefferson County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .