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John Patton Jr.
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Birth Date:October 30, 1850
Astrology Sign:Scorpio
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Died Date:May 24, 1907

Occupation:US Politician

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John Patton Jr.

Biography:John Patton Jr. (October 30, 1850 - May 24, 1907) was a U.S. Senator from the state of Michigan.

Patton, the son of John Patton and the brother of Charles Emory Patton, was born in Curwensville, Pennsylvania. He prepared for college at Phillips Academy in Andover, Massachusetts and graduated from Yale College in 1875 and from the law department of Columbia College, New York City, in 1877. He moved to Grand Rapids, Michigan in 1878, was admitted to the bar the same year and commenced the practice of law. He was appointed by the Governor of Michigan John T. Rich as a Republican to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Francis B. Stockbridge and served from May 5, 1894, to January 14, 1895, when a successor was elected and qualified. He was an unsuccessful candidate for election in 1895 to fill the vacancy, losing to Julius Caesar Burrows. He was then a banker and a member and later president of the Board of Library Commissioners of Grand Rapids. He died in Grand Rapids and is interred in Oak Hill Cemetery there.

This article incorporates facts obtained from the public domain Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.

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John Patton Jr.'s Personality Tarot Card The Hermit - Personality Card

Birthday: October 30, 1850

A time for soul searching and meditation; a need for patience and solitude.

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John Patton Jr.'s Growth Tarot Card Justice

Birthday: October 30, 2023

Balance, wisdom and a need for rational, logical solutions.




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