William Dennison Jr

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William Dennison Jr - Death of JEx-Gov* Dennison. COLUMBUS, O., June...
Death of JEx-Gov* Dennison. COLUMBUS, O., June 15.--Ex-Governor William Dennison, known as the Governor" of Ohio, died at nine this morning, aged 67 years. He Governor of the State from 1860 to Postmaster-General under Lincoln and Johnson, Commissioner of tbe District of Columbia under Grant, and prominent prominent in other public positions. He President of the National Convention which nominated Lincoln and Johnson. Candidate for nomination for Vice President against Wilson in 1872, and for ' Senator when Garfield was chosen, 1880. He has been sick for nearly year. State officials will arrange for the obsequies this afternoon.

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  1. The Newark Advocate,
  2. 15 Jun 1882, Thu,
  3. Page 1

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