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Archibald Bard Darragh

Archibald Bard Darragh, American ex-congressman. member Michigan Ho; member Board Control, Michigan Asylum, 1897-1901; member 57th to 60th Congresses (1901-1909), 11th Dist.

Background

  • Darragh, Archibald Bard was born on December 23, 1840 in in Monroe Company, Michigan, United States. Son of Benjamin Franklin and Catherine (Bard) Darragh.

  • Education

    • Student University of Michigan, 1857-1862. Private to captain United States.V., 1862-1865. Bachelor of Arts, University of Michigan, 1868.

    Career

    • Engaged in banking, St. Louis, Michigan, since 1870. Company superintendent schools, Jackson Company, 1867. President village of St. Louis, 1879-1880.

      Mayor of city, 1893-1894. Member Michigan House of Representatives, 1883-1884. Member Board Control, Michigan Asylum, 1897-1901.

      Member 57th to 60th Congresses (1901-1909), 11th District.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member Michigan Ho; member Board Control, Michigan Asylum, 1897-1901. Member 57th to 60th Congresses (1901-1909), 11th Dist.

    Connections

    • Married Annie P. Culbertson, of Monongahela City, Pennsylvania, May 9, 1875.
    • father: Benjamin Franklin Darragh
    • mother: Catherine (Bard) Darragh
    • spouse: Annie P. Culbertson
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    Born December 23, 1840
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