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Thomas Dwight
Birth: Oct. 29, 1758
Springfield
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jan. 2, 1819
Springfield
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA

US Congressman. Elected as a Federalist to represent Massachusetts' 5th District in the Eighth Congress, he served from 1803 to 1805. A 1778 graduate of Harvard College, Dwight spent virtually his whole life in his hometown of Springfield, Massachusetts, where he was a practicing attorney. Prior to his election to Congress he was a member of the State House of Representatives (1794 to 1795) and the State Senate (1796 to 1803), and afterwards he was selectman of Springfield (1806 to 1809, 1811) and a member of the Governor's Council (1808 to 1809). (bio by: Bobb Edwards) 
 
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 Parents:
  Josiah Dwight (1715 - 1769)
  Elizabeth Buckminster Dwight (1730 - 1798)
 
 Spouse:
  Hannah Worthington Dwight (1761 - 1833)*
 
 Sibling:
  Thomas Dwight (1758 - 1819)
  Sarah Dwight (1760 - 1763)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Springfield Cemetery
Springfield
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Laurel Avenue East Side Lot # 257
 
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Record added: May 24, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7481742
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