King, Cyrus, 1772-1817

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U.S. representative from Massachusetts, secretary, army officer, and lawyer.

From the description of Letter of Cyrus King, 1796. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71009942

Representative from Massachusetts; served 1813-1817; resident and lawyer of Saco, Me.

From the description of Papers, 1796-1846. (Maine Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 70978555

King went to England as private secretary to his half-brother, Rufus King, who was the United States Minister to Great Britain from 1796 to 1803. When Cyrus King returned he practiced law in Saco, Mass., later in Maine, and was a Federalist Representative in the U.S. Congress, 1813-1817.

From the description of Cyrus King papers, [ca. 1791]-1817. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 506124298

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creatorOf King, Cyrus, 1772-1817. Cyrus King papers, [ca. 1791]-1817. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf King, Cyrus, 1772-1817. Letter of Cyrus King, 1796. Library of Congress
creatorOf Bissell, W. H. A., Bishop. King-Hale-Douglass family papers, 1789-1941. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf King, Cyrus, 1772-1817. Cyrus King Papers, 1814-1816. Peabody Essex Museum
creatorOf Dearborn, Henry, 1751-1829. King-Dearborn-Little papers, 1653-1881. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf King, Cyrus, 1772-1817. Papers, 1796-1846. Maine Historical Society Library
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associatedWith Dunn, Benjamin. person
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correspondedWith King, Ann F. person
correspondedWith King, Elizabeth person
associatedWith King family. family
correspondedWith King, Hannah S. person
correspondedWith King, Olive person
associatedWith King, Rufus, 1755-1827. person
correspondedWith King, William R. (William Rufus), 1786-1853 person
correspondedWith Madison, James, 1751-1836 person
associatedWith Moody, J. person
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Army officers
Representatives U.S. Congress--Massachusetts
Legislators--United States


Birth 1772-09-06

Death 1817-04-25



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