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Obadiah Bowne
Birth: May 19, 1822
Richmond
Richmond County (Staten Island)
New York, USA
Death: Apr. 27, 1874
Richmond
Richmond County (Staten Island)
New York, USA

Congressman. He attended Princeton College from 1838 to 1840 and became active in local government. He was elected to Congress as Whig in 1850 and served a single term, 1851 to 1853. He returned to Staten Island and resumed his involvement in local government, including serving as Quarantine Commissioner from 1857 to 1859. He became a Republican when the party was founded and was a Presidential elector in 1864. (bio by: Bill McKern) 
 
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Saint Andrews Church Cemetery
Richmondtown
Richmond County (Staten Island)
New York, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Bill McKern
Record added: Sep 20, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15829530
Obadiah Bowne
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