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Alexander Mitchell

Alexander Mitchell, British congressman, financier. member United States House of Representatives from Wisconsin, 42d-43d congresses, 1871-1875.

Background

  • Mitchell, Alexander was born on October 18, 1817 in Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. Son of John and Margaret (Lendrum) Mitchell.

  • Career

    • Bankers Association; president C. & N.-W. Ry.

    Membership

    Member United States House of Representatives from Wisconsin, 42d-43d congresses, 1871-1875.

    Connections

    • Married Martha Reed, October 7, 1841, 1 son, John L. Came to American, 1839.
    • father: John Mitchell
    • mother: Margaret (Lendrum) Mitchell
    • spouse: Martha Reed
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    Born October 18, 1817
    Died April 19, 1887
    (aged 69)
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