Person:Lowndes Henry Davis

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Lowndes Henry Davis


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 Politician, Served In Missouri and U.S. Houses of Representatives

Born:December 13, 1836, Jackson, Cape Girardeau County, Missouri
Died:February 4, 1920, Cape Girardeau, Missouri
Buried:Maple Hill Cemetery, Huntsville, AL

Notes:

•  He was elected to represent Missouri's 4th and 14th Districts in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1879 to 1885. He also served as a member of the Missouri State Legislature, and Delegate to the Missouri State Constitutional Convention for the 26th District in 1875. (Bio by: K) - FindaGrave

•  He graduated from Yale in 1860, where he was a member of Skull and Bones. - Wikipedia

•  Missouri Digital Heritage, Letter from Davis - Describes the coming of soldiers from the [St. Louis] Arsenal to Jackson and the arrests that were made (including himself and his father). Mentions an oath the arrested were required to swear to the constitution... - Missouri Digital Heritage

•  It is unclear why he came to be buried in Maple Hill Cemetery


Related Links:
•  Biographical Directory of US Congress - Bio

•  FindaGrave
•  Missouri Digital Heritage
•  Wikipedia - Short Bio




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