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Thomas Manson Norwood

Norwood was a United States Senator and Representative from Georgia

Education

  • he pursued an academic course, and graduated from Emory College in 1850. He studied law, and was admitted to the bar in 1852, commencing practice in Savannah.

Career

  • He was a member of the Georgia House of Representatives from 1851 to 1862 and was a presidential elector on the Democratic ticket in 1868. He resumed the practice of law in Savannah, and was elected as a Representative to the Forty-ninth and Fiftieth U.S. Congresses, serving from March 4, 1885, to March 3, 1889. He again resumed the practice of law, and was appointed judge of the city court of Savannah in 1896, serving twelve years.

Major achievements

  • He was elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate and served from November 14, 1871, to March 3, 1877.

Politics

He was a member of the Georgia House of Representatives from 1851 to 1862 and was a presidential elector on the Democratic ticket in 1868. He was elected as a Democrat to the U.S. Senate and served from November 14, 1871, to March 3, 1877.

Party affiliation: Democratic Party

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Sport & Clubs: Football

Theatre, Cinema, Ballet

Music & Bands: Classic

Connections

  • House of representetives: Georgia Anna Bonds
    presidential elector on the Democratic ticket in 1868
Thomas Manson Norwood
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Born April 26, 1830
Died June 19, 1913
(aged 83)
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