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Horace Olin Young

Horace Olin Young, American congressman. Member Republican State Committee 10 years.

Background

  • Young, Horace Olin was born on August 4, 1850 in New Albion, New York, United States. Son of Horace C. and Laura P. (Walker) Young.

  • Education

    • Educated Randolph Academy and Chamberlain Institute, Randolph, New York, to 1869. Studied law in office of E. E. Osborn.

    Career

    • Admitted to bar, 1882. Member Michigan Legislature, 1879-1880. Prosecuting attorney Marquette County, Michigan, 1884-1894.

      Member 58th to 62d Congresses (1903-1913), 12th Michigan District. Reëlected to 63d Congress but later resigned.

    Membership

    Member Republican State Committee 10 years.

    Connections

    • Married Mary J. Marsh, New York, March 20, 1876.
    • father: Horace C. Young
    • mother: Laura P. (Walker) Young
    • spouse: Mary J. Marsh
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    Died August 4, 1917
    (aged 66)
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