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Cadwallader Colden Washburn

Cadwallader Colden Washburn, industrialist, governor of Wisconsin, congressman. member United States House of Representatives (Republican) from Wisconsin, 34th-36th, 40th-41st congresses, 1855-1861, 1867-1871.

Background

  • Washburn, Cadwallader Colden was born on April 22, 1818 in Livermore, Maine, United States. Son of Israel and Martha (Benjamin) Washburn.

  • Career

    • Major general United States Volunteers during Civil War, 1862. President Wis.

    Membership

    Member United States House of Representatives (Republican) from Wisconsin, 34th-36th, 40th-41st congresses, 1855-1861, 1867-1871.

    Connections

    • Married Jeanette Garr, January 1, 1849, at least 2 children.
    • father: Israel Washburn
    • mother: Martha (Benjamin) Washburn
    • spouse: Jeanette Garr
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    Born April 22, 1818
    Died March 15, 1882
    (aged 63)
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