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Henry Eben Burnham
Birth: Nov. 11, 1834
Dunbarton Center
Merrimack County
New Hampshire, USA
Death: Feb. 18, 1917
Manchester
Hillsborough County
New Hampshire, USA

U.S. Senator. He graduated from Dartmouth College, in 1865, studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1868 and commenced to practice law in Manchester, New Hampshire. He was a member of the New Hampshire State House of Representatives, (1873-74), Treasurer of Hillsboro County, (1875-77), judge of probate for Hillsboro County, (1876-79) and served as ballot-law commissioner, (1892-1900). In 1901, he was elected as a Republican to the United States Senate, serving until 1913. Not a candidate for reelection, he remained active in politics serving on several Congressional Committees and practiced law until his death at age 72. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Hannah Patterson Burham (1850 - 1920)*
 
 Children:
  Alice P. Burnham Carpenter (1878 - 1950)*
  Edith Burnham Roberts (1885 - 1972)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pine Grove Cemetery
Manchester
Hillsborough County
New Hampshire, USA
Plot: 3710 Chapel Lawn Rockery
 
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Originally Created by: Tim Crutchfield
Record added: Nov 07, 2003
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Henry Eben Burnham
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