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Benjamin Tappan

Benjamin Tappan, American senator. member Ohio Senate, 1803-1805; member United States Senate from Ohio, 1839-1856.

Background

  • Tappan, Benjamin was born on May 25, 1773 in Northampton, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Benjamin and Sarah (Homes) Tappan.

  • Education

    • 2 children, Benjamin, Eli Todd.

    Membership

    Member Ohio Senate, 1803-1805. Member United States Senate from Ohio, 1839-1856.

    Connections

    • Married Nancy Wright, March 20, 1801. Married second, Betsy (Lord) Frazer, 1823.
    • father: Benjamin Tappan
    • mother: Sarah (Homes) Tappan
    • spouses: Nancy Wright
    • Betsy
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    Died April 12, 1857
    (aged 84)
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