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Henry Williams (Massachusetts)

Henry Williams
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Massachusetts's 10th district
In office
March 4, 1839 – March 3, 1841
Preceded by Nathaniel B. Borden
Succeeded by Nathaniel B. Borden
Member of the Massachusetts State Senate
Member of the
Massachusetts House of Representatives
Personal details
Born November 30, 1805
Taunton, Massachusetts
Died May 8, 1887(1887-05-08) (aged 81)
Political party Democratic

Henry Williams (November 30, 1805 – May 8, 1887) was a U.S. Representative from Massachusetts. Born in Taunton, Williams completed preparatory studies, and studied law. He was admitted to the bar and commenced practice in Taunton. He served as member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives, and served in the Massachusetts State Senate.

Williams was elected as a Democrat to the Twenty-sixth Congress (March 4, 1839 – March 3, 1841). He was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1840 to the Twenty-seventh Congress. He was elected to the Twenty-eighth Congress (March 4, 1843 – March 3,

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