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Henry Gordon Burleigh
Birth: Jun. 2, 1832
Canaan
Grafton County
New Hampshire, USA
Death: Aug. 10, 1900
Whitehall
Washington County
New York, USA

U.S. Congressman. Moving with his parents to New York, in 1846, he engaged in the mining, lumber and the transportation business. He was supervisor of Ticonderoga, New York, (1864-65). He also was president of the First National Bank of Ticonderoga, director of the International Paper Company, the St. Maurice Lumber Company and a member of the New York State Assembly, in 1876. In 1883, he was elected as a Republican to the Forty-eighth and Forty-ninth Congresses, serving until 1887. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he resumed his previous business venues until death from appendicitis at age 68. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Gordon Burleigh (1795 - 1864)
  Elizabeth P Weeks Burleigh (1801 - 1872)
 
 Spouse:
  Jane E Richards Burleigh (1838 - 1899)
 
 Children:
  Henry Gordon Burleigh (1872 - 1903)*
  Charles R Burleigh (1876 - 1905)*
 
 Sibling:
  Henry Gordon Burleigh (1832 - 1900)
  Brackett Weeks Burleigh (1834 - 1910)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Hope Cemetery
Ticonderoga
Essex County
New York, USA
 
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Record added: Aug 10, 2003
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