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Archibald Lybrand

Archibald Lybrand, American congressman. member 55th and 56th Congresses (1897-1901), 8th Ohio District.

Background

  • Lybrand, Archibald was born on May 23, 1840 in Tarlton, Ohio, United States. Son of Archibald and Jemima Lybrand.

  • Education

    • Removed to Delaware, O., 1857. Educated Ohio Wesleyan University.

    Career

    • Private to captain, 4th and 73d Ohio Vols., in Civil War, taking part in many battles. Wounded at Peach Tree Creek and again at Dallas, Georgia. Returned to Delaware, O.

      Mayor, 1869; admitted to bar, 1871. Became partner, 1863, in Delaware Chair Company. Postmaster of Delaware, O., 1881-1885.

      Member 55th and 56th Congresses (1897-1901), 8th Ohio District.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member 55th and 56th Congresses (1897-1901), 8th Ohio District.

    Connections

    • Married Martha C. Jones, October 9, 1883.
    • father: Archibald Lybrand
    • mother: Jemima Lybrand
    • spouse: Martha C. Jones
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    Born March 23, 1840
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