US Con -Harrington, Henry William - U.S. Congressman, IN

Henry William Harrington:
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Born: September 12, 1825
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Birthplace: Cooperstown New York
Father: Miles Harrington 1802 – 1873
Mother: Sarah Aikin 1804 –

Wife: Emma Jean Harrington 1824 – 1905
(Buried: Evergreen Cemetery Alpena Michigan)



Political Party: Democratic Party



Occupation before War:
1848 – 1856: Attorney in Nunda New York
1856 – 1863: Attorney in Madison Indiana

Civil War Career:
1856 – 1863: Attorney in Madison Indiana
1860: Indiana Delegate to Democratic Party National Convention
1863 – 1865: United States Congressman from Indiana
1863 – 1865: Member of House Private Land Claims Committee
1865: Voted against the 13th​ Amendment to U.S. Constitution

Occupation after War:
1866 – 1867: Collector of Internal Revenue Third District of Indiana
1867 – 1872: Attorney in Madison Indiana
1868: Indiana Delegate to Democratic Party National Convention
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1872: Missouri Delegate to Democratic Party National Convention
1872 – 1874: Attorney in Saint Louis Missouri
1874 – 1882: Attorney in Indianapolis Indiana



Died:
March 20, 1882
Place of Death: Indianapolis Indiana
Cause of Death: Heart Disease
Age at time of Death: 56 years old
Burial Place: Evergreen Cemetery Alpena Michigan
 
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