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Isaac Newton Arnold

Isaac Newton Arnold, American congressman, historian. member Illinois Legislature, 1842-1845, 56, chairman house committee finance; member United States House of Representatives from Illinois, 37th-38th congresses, 1861-1865.

Background

  • Arnold, Isaac Newton was born on November 30, 1815 in Hartwick, New York, United States. Son of Doctor George and Sophia (Mason) Arnold.

  • Works

    • Author: Life of Abraham Lincoln, 1885. Life of Benedict Arnold, 1880.

    Membership

    Member Illinois Legislature, 1842-1845, 56, chairman house committee finance. Member United States House of Representatives from Illinois, 37th-38th congresses, 1861-1865.

    Connections

    • Married Catherine Dorrance. Married second, Harriet Dorrance.
    • father: Doctor George Arnold
    • mother: Sophia (Mason) Arnold
    • spouses: Catherine Dorrance
    • Harriet Dorrance
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    Born November 30, 1815
    Died April 24, 1884
    (aged 68)
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