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William Lawrence Scott

William Lawrence Scott, American railroad and coal magnate, congressman. member United States House of Representatives from New York, 49th-50th congresses, 1885-1889.

Background

  • Scott, William Lawrence was born on July 2, 1828 in Washington, District of Columbia. Son of Robert James and Mary Ann (Lewis) Scott.

  • Career

    • Organizer extension of Chgo. Delegate National.

    Membership

    Member United States House of Representatives from New York, 49th-50th congresses, 1885-1889.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Tracy, September 19, 1853, at least 2 children.
    • father: Robert James Scott
    • mother: Mary Ann (Lewis) Scott
    • spouse: Mary Tracy
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    Born July 2, 1828
    Died September 19, 1891
    (aged 63)
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