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James Birdsall
Birth: 1783
New York, USA
Death: Jul. 20, 1856
Flint
Genesee County
Michigan, USA

U.S. Congressman. He studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1806 and was the first lawyer to open a legal practice in Norwich, New York. He was surrogate for Chenango County, New York, in 1811. In 1815, he was elected as a Republican to the Fourteenth Congress, serving until 1817. After leaving Congress, he was a member of the New York State Assembly in 1827 and one of the incorporates of the Bank of Chenango. Relocating the Michigan, in 1839, he practiced law until his death at age 73. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Rizpah Steere Birdsall (1792 - 1869)*
 
 Children:
  Henry Huntington Birdsall (1813 - 1894)*
  Maurice Birdsall (1826 - 1891)*
  Catherine Birdsall Johnson (1833 - 1893)*
 
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Burial:
Glenwood Cemetery
Flint
Genesee County
Michigan, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: May 15, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7446569
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