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us: Pound, Thaddeus C. (Thaddeus Coleman), 1833-1914


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    • us: Pound, Thad. C. (Thaddeus Coleman), 1833-1914
    • us: Pound, Mr. (Thaddeus Coleman), 1833-1914
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    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1833-12-06
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1914-11-21
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1877
        • Affiliation End: 1883
        • Organization: United States. Congress. House
    • Birth Place

        Elk (Pa.)
    • Death Place

        Chicago (Ill.)
    • Occupation

        Legislator
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    • Sources

      • found: Arthur J. Carrier, 1881?: p. 1 (Mr. Pound, from the Committee on Indian Affairs, House) p. 3 (Hon. Thad. C. Pound)
      • found: MoSU-L/Nat. Am. files (usage: Thaddeus C. Pound)
      • found: Members of Cong. since 1789, 1977 (Pound, Thaddeus Coleman, R. Wis., Dec. 6, 1833-Nov. 21, 1914; House 1877-83)
      • found: Biog. dir. of the U.S. Congress, viewed online, Jan. 6, 2017 (POUND, Thaddeus Coleman, a Representative from Wisconsin; born in Elk, Warren County, Pa., Dec. 6, 1833; moved with his parents to Monroe County, N.Y., in 1838; later moved to Rochester, N.Y.; attended the common schools, Milton (Wis.) Academy, and Rushford Academy, Allegany County, N.Y.; moved to Rock County, Wis., in May 1856; engaged in the manufacture of lumber; president of the Union Lumbering Co. and of the Chippewa Falls & Western Railway Co.; member of the State assembly in 1864, 1866, 1867, and 1869, and served the last year as speaker pro tempore; Lieutenant Governor of Wisconsin in 1870 and 1871; delegate to the Republican National Convention in 1872; elected as a Republican to the Forty-fifth, Forty-sixth, and Forty-seventh Congresses (Mar. 4, 1877-Mar. 3, 1883); chairman, Committee on Public Lands (Forty-seventh Congress); was not a candidate for renomination in 1882 to the Forty-eighth Congress; president of the Chippewa Spring Water Co.; died in Chicago, Ill., on Nov. 21, 1914; interment in Forest Hill Cemetery, Chippewa Falls, Wis.)
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