John Edward Bouligny, US Congress

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John Edward Bouligny

Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisana
Death: Died in Washington, D.C.
Immediate Family:

Son of Louis Mauricio Bouligny and Elizabeth Virginie Bouligny
Husband of Mary Elizabeth Bouligny
Father of Corrine Elizabeth Bouligny
Brother of Charles Urquhart Bouligny

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About John Edward Bouligny, US Congress

John Edward Bouligny (February 5, 1824 – February 20, 1864) was a member of the U. S. House of Representatives representing the state of Louisiana. He served one term as a member of the anti-immigrant American Party.

Bouligny was born in New Orleans. Bouligny was strongly opposed to Louisiana's secession to join the Confederate States of America and retained his seat after Louisiana withdrew from the Union. He remained in the North and died in Washington, D.C..

He was son of Louisiana state Representative Louis Bouligny and the nephew of Charles Dominique Joseph Bouligny, a U.S. Senator from Louisiana. His grandfather, Francisco Bouligny, was a colonial official and military governor of Louisiana under Spanish Rule.

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New Orleans, Louisana
Age 40
Washington, D.C.