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Fitch, Graham N. (Graham Newell), 1809-1892


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  • Fuller Name

    • Graham Newell
  • Variants

    • Fitch, G. N. (Graham Newell), 1809-1892
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        18091205
    • Death Date

        18921129
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Geneva College (N.Y.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Indiana. General Assembly. House of Representatives
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Rush Medical College
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 18490304
        • Affiliation End: 18530303
        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. House
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 18570204
        • Affiliation End: 18610303
        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. Senate
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1861
        • Affiliation End: 1862
        • Organization: (naf) United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 46th (1861-1865)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Democratic Party (U.S.)
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Le Roy (N.Y.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Logansport (Ind.)
    • Gender

        male
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  • Sources

    • found: His Speech of Hon. Graham N. Fitch of Indiana, 1857.
    • found: MoSU-L/NLT files(hdg.: Fitch, Graham Newell, 1809-1892; usage: G.N. Fitch, M.D.)
    • found: Biographical directory of the U.S. Congress website, July 16, 2014(Fitch, Graham Newell, (grandfather of Edwin Denby), a Representative and a Senator from Indiana; born in LeRoy, Genesee County, N.Y., December 5, 1809; attended Middlebury Academy and Geneva (N.Y.) College; studied medicine and completed his medical course at the College of Physicians and Surgeons; commenced practice in Logansport, Ind., in 1834; member, State house of representatives in 1836 and 1839; professor of anatomy at the Rush Medical College, Chicago, Ill., 1844-1848, and at the Indianapolis (Ind.) Medical College in 1878; elected as a Democrat to the Thirty-first and Thirty-second Congresses (March 4, 1849-March 3, 1853); was not a candidate for renomination in 1852; resumed the practice of medicine; elected to the United States Senate to fill a vacancy in the term beginning March 4, 1855, and served from February 4, 1857, to March 3, 1861; was not a candidate for reelection in 1860; chairman, Committee on Printing (Thirty-fifth and Thirty-sixth Congresses); raised the Forty-sixth Regiment, Indiana Volunteer Infantry, during the Civil War and served as its colonel 1861-1862, when he resigned because of injuries received in action; resumed the practice of medicine in Logansport, Ind.; died in Logansport, Ind., November 29, 1892; interment in Mount Hope Cemetery)
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    • 1988-12-23: new
    • 2014-07-17: revised
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