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Lawyer

Richard Almgill Harrison, British lawyer. member lower house, 1858-1859, senate 1860-1861, Ohio legislature; member Congress, 1861-1863.

Background

Harrison, Richard Almgill was born on April 8, 1824 in Thirsk, Yorkshire, England. Son of Robert and Mary (Almgill) Harrison.

Education

Public schools and academic at Springfield, O. Graduate Cincinnati Law School, 1846.

Career

Admitted to bar, April 8, 1846. Member lower house, 1858-1859, senate 1860-1861, Ohio legislature. Member Congress, 1861-1863.

Declined appointment to Supreme Court communications of Ohio, 1876, and to Supreme Court, 1887. Home: Columbus, O.

Membership

Member lower house, 1858-1859, senate 1860-1861, Ohio legislature. Member Congress, 1861-1863.

Connections

Married Maria Louisa Warner, December 21, 1847.

father:
Robert Harrison

mother:
Mary (Almgill) Harrison

spouse:
Maria Louisa Warner