Ullmann, Daniel, 1810-1892

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Union general.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Washington, to President Lincoln, 1861 Mar. 6. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270573764

From the description of Autograph letter signed : New York, to President Lincoln, 1863 Feb. 18. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270573760

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Grand View-on-Hudson, N.Y., to the Attorney General, 1875 May 3. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270573767

Daniel Ullmann was born in Delaware, graduated from Yale College (1829), became a lawyer in New York City in 1830, became active in party politics and was ambitious for elective office in the 1850s. Initially an admirer of Henry Clay's, he was chosen as Whig Pary candidate for Attorney.

General in 1851, and was defeated. Next, in 1854, he was the candidate of the American ("Know-Nothing") Party for Governor of New York State and lost to Myron H. Clark. He was a commissioned officer during the Civil War, active in raising "colored troops" in Louisiana. After the War, he retired from all professional life. He died in 1892.

From the description of Papers, 1826-1887 1850-1856 (bulk). (New-York Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 122593745

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associatedWith American Party. corporateBody
associatedWith Burwell, William M. (William MacCreary), 1809-1888. person
associatedWith Clay, Henry, 1777-1852. person
associatedWith Dearborn, Frederick M. (Frederick Myers), b. 1876 person
associatedWith Democratic Party. corporateBody
associatedWith Elkan, Mrs, person
associatedWith Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865, person
associatedWith Lockwood, Philip Case, 1844-1897 person
correspondedWith Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874 person
associatedWith Whig Party corporateBody
associatedWith Williams, George Henry, 1820-1910, person
Place Name Admin Code Country
New York (N.Y.)
Politics, Practical


Birth 1810

Death 1892



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