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Wadleigh, Bainbridge, 1831-1891

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Personal name headingWadleigh, Bainbridge, 1831-1891
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Birth date1831-01-04
Death date1891-01-24
Place of birthBradford (N.H.)
Place of deathBoston (Mass.)
AffiliationNew Hampshire. General Court. House of Representatives
New Hampshire. General Court. House of Representatives
New Hampshire. General Court. House of Representatives
United States. Congress. Senate
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
Profession or occupationLegislators Lawyers
Found inHillsborough County Bar. Proceedings of the Hillsborough County Bar in memory of Bainbridge Wadleigh, 1891: p. 2 (b. 1-4-1831; d. 1-24-1891)
Biographical directory of the United States Congress website, viewed October 6, 2021 (Wadleigh, Bainbridge, a Senator from New Hampshire; born in Bradford, Merrimack County, N.H., January 4, 1831; attended the common schools and Kimball Union Academy, Plainfield, N.H.; studied law; admitted to the bar in 1850 and commenced practice in Milford, Hillsborough County, N.H.; served six terms as town moderator; member, State house of representatives 1855-1856, 1859-1860, 1869-1872; elected as a Republican to the United States Senate and served from March 4, 1873, to March 3, 1879; unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1878; chairman, Committee on Patents (Forty-fourth and Forty-fifth Congresses), Committee on Privileges and Elections (Forty-fifth Congress); resumed the practice of law in Boston, Mass., where he died January 24, 1891; interment in West Street Cemetery, Milford, N.H.)
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