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Alexander Mitchell

congressman , financier

Alexander Mitchell, British congressman, financier. member United States House of Representatives from Wisconsin, 42d-43d congresses, 1871-1875.

Background

Mitchell, Alexander was born on October 18, 1817 in Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. Son of John and Margaret (Lendrum) Mitchell.

Career

Bankers Association; president C. & N.-W. Ry.

Membership

Member United States House of Representatives from Wisconsin, 42d-43d congresses, 1871-1875.

Connections

Married Martha Reed, October 7, 1841, 1 son, John L. Came to American, 1839.

father:
John Mitchell

mother:
Margaret (Lendrum) Mitchell

spouse:
Martha Reed