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Benjamin White Norris

Benjamin White Norris, American congressman. member Ala; member United States Ho.

Background

  • Norris, Benjamin White was born on January 22, 1819 in Monmouth, Maine, United States.

  • Education

    • Graduate Waterville (now Colby) College, 1843. Studied law, Skowhegan, Me.

    Career

    • Engaged in grocery bus. Delegate Free-Soil Convention, Buffalo, 1848. Delegate Republican; major and additional paymaster bureau of Freedmen and Abandoned Lands, 1865.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member Ala; member United States Ho.
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    Born January 22, 1819
    Died January 26, 1873
    (aged 54)
    Nationality