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James Dixon
Birth: Jul. 5, 1814
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Mar. 27, 1873
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA

US Congressman, US Senator. He was elected as a Whig to represent Connecticut's 1st Congressional District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1845 to 1849. He was then elected as a Republican Senator to the United States Senate, serving from 1857 to 1869. His opposition against the Impeachment of President Andrew Johnson led to his losing his Senate seat. 
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  Elizabeth Lord Cogswell Dixon (1820 - 1871)*
  James Wyllys Dixon (1846 - 1917)*
  Henry Whitfield Dixon (1850 - 1932)*
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Cedar Hill Cemetery
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
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Record added: Mar 10, 2002
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