Samuel Clark

Samuel Clark

Cayuga County, New York, USA
Death 2 Oct 1870 (aged 70)
Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Michigan, USA
Burial Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Michigan, USA
Memorial ID 9579419 · View Source
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US Congressman. After attending Hamilton College in Clinton, New York, and studying law in Auburn, he was admitted to the bar and opened a law practice in Waterloo in 1826. He moved to Kalamazoo, Michigan in 1842. A Democrat, Clark was elected to two terms in the US House of Representatives, representing New York from 1833 to 1835 and Michigan from 1853 to 1855. He was also a member of the Michigan State Constitutional Convention in 1850. Defeated for reelection to Congress in 1854, Clark spent his last years in retirement.

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