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Cornelius Darragh
Birth: 1809
Death: Dec. 22, 1854

U.S. Congressman. Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, he graduated from Western University in 1826, studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1829 and commenced to practice law in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He was a member of the Pennsylvania State Senate, (1836-39) and United States District Attorney for the Western District of Pennsylvania, (1841-44). In 1844, he was elected as a Whig to the Twenty-eighth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of William Wilkins, reelected to the Twenty-ninth Congress, serving until 1847. After his term, he served as Attorney General of Pennsylvania, (1849-51). He died at age 45 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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Allegheny Cemetery
Pittsburgh
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
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Record added: Dec 21, 2005
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