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Samuel Mayes Arnell
Birth: May 3, 1833
Zion
Maury County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jul. 20, 1903
Johnson City
Washington County
Tennessee, USA

U.S. Congressman. After attending Amherst College Massachusetts, he studied law, was admitted to the bar and commenced to practice law in Columbia, Tennessee. He was a member of the constitutional convention of Tennessee in 1865, served in the Tennessee State House of Representatives, (1865-66). Upon the readmission of the State of Tennessee to representation, he was elected as an Unconditional Unionist to the Thirty-ninth Congress, reelected as a Republican to the Fortieth and Forty-first Congresses, serving (1866-71). Not a candidate for re-nomination, he resumed the practice of law, was Postmaster of Columbia, Tennessee, (1879-84) and superintendent of schools, (1884-86). (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  James Morrison Arnell (1808 - 1850)
  Jane Frierson Mayes Arnell (1805 - 1854)
 
 Spouse:
  Cornelia Churchwell Arnell (1833 - 1905)*
 
 Siblings:
  Samuel Mayes Arnell (1833 - 1903)
  James Borland Arnell (1836 - ____)*
  William Lewis Arnell (1838 - 1863)*
  Mary Ellen Arnell Trimble (1841 - 1898)*
  Jane Mayes Arnell Dorset (1848 - 1923)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Monte Vista Memorial Park
Johnson City
Washington County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Sep 29, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7931239
Samuel Mayes Arnell
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