Bennett, David S. (David Smith), 1811-1894

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Birth 1811-05-03
Death 1894-11-06

Biographical notes:

Buffalo, N.Y. grain elevator owner and operator; Republican representative to 41st Congress.

From the description of Letter of introduction : Washington, D.C., to whom it may concern, 1869 April 2. (Buffalo History Museum). WorldCat record id: 34005131

Businessman, state legislator, and U.S. Representative; born in Onondaga County, New York, May 3, 1811; moved to Syracuse, New York; conducted a produce business; moved to Buffalo, New York, 1853; constructed and managed several grain elevators; served in the New York Senate, 1865, and in the United States House of Representatives, 1869-1871; died in Buffalo, November 6, 1894.

From the description of Letters received, 1865-1884 (inclusive) 1869-1871 (bulk). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122510402

Businessman, state legislator, and U.S. representative, of Buffalo, N.Y.

From the description of Correspondence, 1865-1884; (bulk 1869-1871). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 28375617

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