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Lawyer

Jonathan Harvey Rowell, American lawyer. Served Lieutenant and captain Company G, 17th Illinois infantry, 1861-1864.

Background

Rowell, Jonathan Harvey was born on February 10, 1833 in Haverhill, New Hampshire, United States. Son of Jonathan B. and Cynthia (Abbott) Rowell.

Education

Graduate Eureka College, Illinois, 1861, (A.M., in course). Law department Chicago University, 1865.

Career

Served Lieutenant and captain Company G, 17th Illinois infantry, 1861-1864. Admitted to Illinois bar, 1865. State’s attorney 8th judicial circuit, Illinois, 1868-1872.

Member Congress 4th Illinois district, 1883-1891. Home: Bloomington, Ill.

Membership

Served Lieutenant and captain Company G, 17th Illinois infantry, 1861-1864.

Connections

Married Maria S. Woods, October 23, 1866.

father:
Jonathan B. Rowell

mother:
Cynthia (Abbott) Rowell

spouse:
Maria S. Woods