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Barlow Granger

farmer

Barlow Granger, American farmer.

Background

Granger, Barlow was born on May 31, 1816 in Tioga County, New York, United States. Son of Erastus Granger.

Education

Educated public schools Elmira and Rochester, New York. Has been occupied as printer, lawyer, land agent, farmer and editor.

Career

Admitted to the bar of Iowa, 1848. Located at Des Moines same year. Established The Iowa Star, 1st paper published at Des Moines.

1849; prosecuting attorney, 1854. Mayor of Des Moines, 1855. Acting county judge, 1855.

Was 1st mayor of Sevastopol, Iowa. Farming, since 1856. Home: Des Moines, Ia.

Connections

Married Lucinda L. Rush, October 7, 1856.

father:
Erastus Granger. Granger

spouse:
Lucinda L. Rush