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soldier , financier

James Scott Negley, American soldier, financier. Member Congress, 1869-1873, 1875-1877, 1885-1887; member G.A.R. and other mil.

Background

Negley, James Scott was born on December 22, 1826 in E. Liberty, Pennsylvania (now East End of Pittsburgh).

Career

Public schools and Western University of Pennsylvania. General 18th div. Pennsylvania militia. General of vols; acted as pres.

President National.

Membership

Member Congress, 1869-1873, 1875-1877, 1885-1887. Member G.A.R. and other mil.

Connections

Married Kate De Losey (died). Married second, Grace Ashton.

spouses:
Kate De Losey

Grace Ashton.