George Cochrane Hazelton, US Congress

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George Cochrane Hazelton, Sr.

Birthdate: (90)
Birthplace: Chester, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
Death: September 4, 1922 (90)
Chester, New Hampshire
Place of Burial: Vale Cemetery Schenectady Schenectady County New York
Immediate Family:

Son of William Haseltine, Sr. and Mercy Jane Hazelton
Husband of Ellen Hazelton (Van Antwerp)
Father of George Cochrane Hazelton, Jr. and John Hampden Hazelton
Brother of Sophia Ann Hazelton; William Hazelton, Jr.; John Frank Hazelton; Harriett Fenney Hazelton and Gerry Whiting Hazelton, US Congress

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About George Cochrane Hazelton, US Congress

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Cochrane_Hazelton

George Cochrane Hazelton (January 3, 1832 – September 4, 1922) was a United States Representative from Wisconsin. Born in Chester, New Hampshire, he attended the district schools and prepared for college at Pinkerton Academy in New Hampshire and Dummer Academy in Massachusetts. Hazelton studied at Union College in Schenectady, New York in 1858 where he studied law. He was admitted to the bar at Malone, New York after he graduated. Hazelton then settled at Boscobel, Wisconsin where he became prosecuting attorney of Grant County.

He was elected to the Wisconsin State Senate in 1867 and was reelected in 1869 and served as president pro tempore. In 1877, he was elected as a Republican to the United States House of Representatives in the Forty-fifth, Forty-sixth, and Forty-seventh Congresses representing Wisconsin's 3rd congressional district. He became an unsuccessful candidate for renomination in 1882. He settled in Washington, D.C. where he practiced law as attorney for the District of Columbia during the Harrison administration. Hazelton died in Chester, New Hampshire in 1922. His brother, Gerry Whiting Hazelton, was also a representative from Wisconsin.

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George Cochrane Hazelton, US Congress's Timeline

1832
January 3, 1832
Chester, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
1868
January 20, 1868
Age 36
Boscobel, Grant, Wisconsin, United States
1871
June 11, 1871
Age 39
Boscobel, Grant, Wisconsin, United States
1922
September 4, 1922
Age 90
Chester, New Hampshire
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Vale Cemetery Schenectady Schenectady County New York