Israel, Elihu, and Cadwallader Washburn a chapter in American biography. by Haillard Hunt

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  • Washburn, Israel, -- 1813-1883,
  • Washburn, Elihu Benjamin, -- 1816-1887,
  • Washburn, Cadwallader Colden, -- 1818-1882

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SeriesThe American scene: comments and commentators
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE664 W32 H8 1969
The Physical Object
Pagination397p.
Number of Pages397
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17485514M

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[Gaillard Hunt]. WASHBURN, CADWALLADER COLDEN, (brother of Israel Washburn, Jr., Elihu Benjamin Washburne, and William Drew Washburn), a Representative from Wisconsin; born in Livermore, Androscoggin County, Maine, Ap ; completed preparatory studies and taught school in Wiscasset, Maine, in and ; moved to Davenport, Iowa, in and was employed in the geological survey of that.

Get this from a library. Israel, Elihu and Cadwallader Washburn; a chapter in American biography. [Gaillard Hunt; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of. WASHBURN, ISRAEL, JR., (brother of Elihu Benjamin Washburne, Cadwallader Colden Washburn, and William Drew Washburn), a Representative from Maine; born in Livermore, Androscoggin County, Maine, June 6, ; attended the common schools and was educated by private tutors; studied law; was admitted to the bar in and commenced practice in Orono, Penobscot County, Maine; member of.

WASHBURN, Cadwallader Colden, (brother of Israel Washburn, Jr., Elihu Benjamin Washburne, and William Drew Washburn), a Representative from Wisconsin; born in Livermore, Androscoggin County, Maine, Ap ; completed preparatory studies and taught school in Wiscasset, Maine, in and ; moved to Davenport, Iowa, in and was employed in the.

WASHBURN, Israel, Jr., (brother of Elihu Benjamin Washburne, Cadwallader Colden Washburn, and William Drew Washburn), a Representative from Maine; born in Livermore, Androscoggin County, Maine, June 6, ; attended the common schools and was educated by private tutors; studied law; was admitted to the bar in and commenced practice in Orono, Penobscot County, Maine; member of.

Still, the only time three brothers served in Congress simultaneously was when Elihu, Cadwallader and Israel Washburn did that in the s. Fiercely anti-slavery, six of the seven Washburn brothers traveled to Washington in for Lincoln's inauguration.

There were 10 Washburn children in that Maine farm family. They were Israel Jr., Sid, Elihu, Cadwallader, Charles, Sam, William, Martha, Mary and Caroline.

Four of them came to be elected to the U.S. Congress. Two of these were considered as. basis of the book we are reviewing. The volume is divided into three main parts. The first chapter, how-ever (six pages), is general - on the home of the Washburns in the town of Livermore, Androscoggin County, Maine.

The author assigns pages to Israel, pages to Elihu B., and 98 pages to Cadwallader Washburn. In fact, in their younger days, three Washburn brothers (Cadwallader of Wisconsin, Israel Jr. of Maine and Elihu of Illinois) all served together in the U.S.

House of And Cadwallader Washburn book. Fiercely anti-slavery, six of the seven Washburn brothers traveled to Washington in to see an event they all had worked hard for – the inauguration of.

public Israel. Israel, Elihu and Cadwallader Washburn is one of this number. The Minnesotan and the student of Minnesota history is filled with disappointment that the original purpose of the compiler was not carried out. This purpose was, to and Cadwallader Washburn book from the " Adden dum," " to include in this volume sketches of the seven sons of Israel Washburn.

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The seven brothers (Cadwallader, Charles, Elihu, Israel Jr., Sam, Sid, William) and three sisters (Caroline, Martha, Mary) grew up in a rural “crucible of poverty,” where pigs had to be. WASHBURN, CADWALLADER COLDEN (–), American soldier and politician, was born at Livermore, Maine, on the 22nd of April He was admitted to the bar inand removed to Mineral Point, Wisconsin, where he practised.

Cadwallader Colden Washburn (Ap – ) was an American businessman, politician, and soldier noted for founding what would later become General Mills and working in government for was born in Livermore, Maine one of seven brothers that included Israel Washburn, Jr., Elihu B.

Washburne, William D. Washburn, and Charles Washburn. Israel Washburn, Gov. Married in JanuaryBoston, Suffolk Co., MA, toRobina Napier Brown Cadwallader Colden Washburn, Gov.

Married 1 JanuaryMineral Point, Iowa Co., WI, toJeanette Garr ; William Drew Washburn, Sen. Married 19 AprilBangor, Penobscot Co., ME, toElizabeth Little Muzzy. Relatives: Son of Abiah (King) Washburn () and Israel Washburn (); brother of Reuel Washburn; married, Mato Martha Benjamin (); father of Israel Washburn, Jr., Elihu Benjamin Washburne, Cadwallader Colden Washburn (), Charles Ames Washburn and William Drew Washburn; grandfather of Charles Fox.

He surveys his great-great-grandfather Cadwallader Washburn and his nine siblings, who for Kelsey "embodied the best" of 19th-century America.

The seven brothers (Cadwallader, Charles, Elihu, Israel Jr., Sam, Sid, William) and three sisters (Caroline, Martha, Mary) grew up in a rural "crucible of poverty," where pigs had to be slopped and Pages:   Three of them — Elihu, Israel and Cadwallader — became lawyers and then members of Congress, representing Maine, Illinois and Wisconsin at the same time in the s.

() governor of Mainewas born in that part of Canaan now Skowhegan on Ma He was the great-grandson of Joseph Weston, one of the town’s first settlers. His brother, Stephen Coburn, was a member of Congress.

After minimal schooling, including a brief stint at Bloomfield Academy, Coburn became an assistant to. Hunt, Gaillard, Israel, Elihu and Cadwallader Washburn. New York: The Macmillan Company, top of page I Illinois Division of Parks and Memorials. Ulysses S. Grant Home at Galena. Springfield, Illinois: Illinois Division of Parks and Memorials.

Illustrated Life, Campaigns, and Public Services of. Israel" Washburn married in Abiah King, daughter of Benjamin and Deliverance Eddy King. She was born in Raynham J *The record of Israel Washburn, Jr.'s further service in the Revolu- tion docs not appear — but as some of the early records were lost, that was doubtless of the number.

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Washburn American businessman. Desc: Cadwallader Colden Washburn was an American businessman, politician, and soldier who founded a mill that later became General Mills.A member of the Washburn family of Maine, he was a U.S. Congressman and governor of Wisconsin, and served as a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Remarkable Americans: The Washburn Family by Kerck Kelsey (, Hardcover) at the best online. Washburn County is named after Cadwallader Washburn, a Civil War major general, governor of Wisconsin from toand a founder of food giant General Mills.

But he wasn’t. Washburn, Margaret Floy (–) psychologist; born in New York City. She entered Vassar College at graduated inand received her Ph.D. from Cornell in Af. First-born Israel Washburn Jr.

became a lawyer in Elihu Benjamin Washburne added an extra “e” to his family’s name and was friends with Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant.

His master's thesis centered on a prominent figure from his family's history, Israel Washburn, Jr., a relatively little-known individual who played a significant role in the U.S. Civil War. Kelsey restructured his thesis into a book, Israel Washburn Jr.: Maine's Little-known Giant of the Civil War, which covers Washburn's life and contributions.

He was born in Livermore, Maine, on Ma Four of his brothers (Israel Washburn Jr, ; Elihu Benjamin Washburn, ; Cadwallader Colden Washburn, ; and William Drew Washburn, ) became United States Congressmen - one of them, Israel Washburn Jr, was the founder of the Republican Party.

This is not a complete list of my Washburn sources; See the Sources button, above, for the complete detailed list of all 54 of those. Use the Annex button to see individual citations (and other notes).

Use the book icon link () to see details about a particular are listed here in relevance order; i.e. the first had the most citations. LDS; Ancestry File (AF). Janu Janu tomhuntington Tags: Elihu Washburne, Israel Washburn, Stephen King Leave a comment When the American Civil War broke out in.

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Israel Elihu And Cadwallader Washburn Author by: Gaillard Hunt. Grand Old Partisan honors Elihu Washburne, born in Maine this day of He started out as a printer's apprentice and then assistant editor of a newspaper.

Graduating from Harvard Law School, he moved to Illinois. Infour years. Sometimes, the effect is blackly comical. For instance: Press accounts of the fight vary, but they generally agree that John “Bowie Knife” Potter (R-WI) and the fighting Washburn brothers—Cadwallader (R-WI), Israel (R-ME), and Elihu (R-IL)—stood out int he rumble, with the barrel-chested Potter jogging straight into the scrum, throwing punches as he tried to reach Grow.

This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that.Cadwallader, several times over a Congressman from La Crosse, Wis., then a major general during the Civil War, made a fortune from lumber along the Black River and in Minnesota flour mills, gradually developing the new city of Minneapolis (with the help of enterprising younger brother William Drew), and later serving as Wisconsin governor.

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