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Olds, Edson Baldwin
MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 0, credited to Marlboro, VT
Unit(s): Congressman
Service: Congressman (OH)

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VITALS
Birth: 06/03/1802, Marlboro, VT
Death: 01/24/1869

Burial: Forest Cemetery, Circleville, OH
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 10407
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(State digraphs will show that this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldier's home)

Remarks: None
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BURIAL:
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Forest Cemetery, Circleville, OH
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Edson B. Olds

Olds, Edson B., [1802-1869] was born in Vermont, and a representative in Congress from Ohio, from 1849 to 1855. In 1862 he was for a short time imprisoned in Fort Lafayette for supposed disloyalty, and while there confined, he was elected a member of the Assembly of Ohio, having previously served six years in the state Legislature, and has been speaker of the Senate.

Source: Jacob G. Ullery, compiler, Men of Vermont: An Illustrated Biographical History of Vermonters and Sons of Vermont, (Transcript Publishing Company, Brattleboro, VT, 1894), Part III, pp. 116.

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