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Asa Lawrence Lovejoy, American lawyer. member Council, 1851-1852; member Convention of 1857, active in shaping Oregon Constitution; member Oregon City Woolen Manufacturing Company, 1863.

Background

Lovejoy, Asa Lawrence was born on March 14, 1808 in Groton, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Doctor Samuel and Betsey (Lawrence) Lovejoy.

Career

General Oregon Territory, 1844. Delegate to lower house Oregon Territorial Legislature, 1854, 56. Director Ore; director East-Side Ore.

Membership

Member Council, 1851-1852. Member Convention of 1857, active in shaping Oregon Constitution. Member Oregon City Woolen Manufacturing Company, 1863.

Connections

Married Elizabeth McGary, 1845.

father:
Doctor Samuel Lovejoy

mother:
Betsey (Lawrence) Lovejoy

spouse:
Elizabeth McGary