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  Williams, Henry
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AffiliationDemocratic   
NameHenry Williams
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Taunton, Massachusetts , United States
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Born November 30, 1805
DiedMay 08, 1887 (81 years)
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InfoWILLIAMS, Henry, a Representative from Massachusetts; born in Taunton, Bristol County, Mass., November 30, 1805; completed preparatory studies; studied law; was admitted to the bar in 1829 and commenced practice in Taunton, Mass.; member of the State house of representatives in 1834; served in the State senate in 1836 and 1837; elected as a Democrat to the Twenty-sixth Congress (March 4, 1839-March 3, 1841); unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1840 to the Twenty-seventh Congress; was elected to the Twenty-eighth Congress (March 4, 1843-March 3, 1845); resumed the practice of law; died in Taunton, Mass., on May 8, 1887; interment in Mount Pleasant Cemetery.


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  09/01/1845 MA District 9 - 5th Trial Lost 43.43% (-1.05%)
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  02/10/1845 MA District 9 - 3rd Trial Won 46.60% (+0.40%)
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