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Weller, John B.

Born: 1812 AD
Died: 1875 AD, at 63 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Jurist, Politician


1812 - Born on February 22nd in in Hamilton County, Ohio. A Representative from Ohio and a Senator from California.

1833 - He was the prosecuting attorney of Butler County.

1839 - He was elected as a Democrat from Ohio to the Twenty-sixth, Twenty-seventh, and Twenty-eighth Congresses.

1846 - He served in the Mexican War.

1849 - A member of the commission to establish the boundary line between California and Mexico.

1851 - He moved to California and engaged in the practice of law; elected as a Democrat from California to the United States Senate for the term commencing March 4th.

1858 - He was the governor of California.

1860 - Appointed Minister to Mexico.

1875 - He died in New Orleans, Louisiana on August 17th.


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