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Joseph Norton Dolph

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Joseph Norton Dolph, American senator. member Oregon Senate, 1866-1876; member United States Senate from Oregon, 1883-1895, Chairman of Commission on coast defenses, 1886.

Background

Dolph, Joseph Norton was born on October 19, 1835 in Watkins, New York, United States. Son of Chester V. and Eliza (Vanderbilt) Dolph.

Membership

Member Oregon Senate, 1866-1876. Member United States Senate from Oregon, 1883-1895, Chairman of Commission on coast defenses, 1886.

Connections

Married Augusta Mulkey, October 1864.

father:
Chester V. Dolph

mother:
Eliza (Vanderbilt) Dolph

spouse:
Augusta Mulkey