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Benjamin Stanton
Birth: Jun. 4, 1809
Death: Jun. 2, 1872

US Congresman. Elected to represent Ohio's 4th and 8th Districts in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1851 to 1853, and 1855 to 1861. Also served as a Member of the Ohio State Senate from 1841 to 1843, Delegate to the Ohio State Constitutional Convention in 1850, Lieutenant Governor of Ohio from 1862 to 1864, and Presidential Elector from West Virginia in 1868. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Nancy Stanton (1808 - 1885)*
 
 Children:
  Alexander H Stanton (1833 - 1870)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Wheeling
Ohio County
West Virginia, USA
 
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Record added: Jun 25, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7617839
Benjamin Stanton
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Benjamin Stanton
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Benjamin Stanton
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