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Barlow Granger

Barlow Granger, American farmer.

Background

  • Granger, Barlow was born on May 31, 1816 in Tioga County, New York, United States. Son of Erastus Granger.

  • Education

    • Educated public schools Elmira and Rochester, New York. Has been occupied as printer, lawyer, land agent, farmer and editor.

    Career

    • Admitted to the bar of Iowa, 1848. Located at Des Moines same year. Established The Iowa Star, 1st paper published at Des Moines.

      1849; prosecuting attorney, 1854. Mayor of Des Moines, 1855. Acting county judge, 1855.

      Was 1st mayor of Sevastopol, Iowa. Farming, since 1856. Home: Des Moines, Ia.

    Connections

    • Married Lucinda L. Rush, October 7, 1856.
    • father: Erastus Granger. Granger
    • spouse: Lucinda L. Rush
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    Born March 31, 1816
    Died 1905
    (aged 88)
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