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Benjamin Franklin Martin

congressman

Benjamin Franklin Martin, American congressman. member West Virginia; member United States Ho.

Background

Martin, Benjamin Franklin was born on October 2, 1828 in near Farmington, Virginia (now West Virginia).

Education

Graduate Allegheny College, Meadville, Pennsylvania, 1854. Studied law.

Career

Taught schools, Fairmont, Virginia (now West Virginia). Delegate Democratic National. Delegate at large Dem.

Membership

Member West Virginia. Member United States Ho.