Samuel Locke Sawyer (Samuel Locke Sawyer)

Samuel Locke Sawyer

Graduated Dartmouth College in 1833; admitted to the Bar in Amherst, NH in 1836; moved to Lexington, MO in 1838; elected circuit attorney of the sixth judicial circuit of Missouri in 1848; reelected in 1882; delegate to the MO Constitutional Convention in 1861; delegate to the Democratic National Convention in 1868; elected judge of the 24th Judicial Circuit and served from 1871 until 1876 when he resigned; elected as independent Democrat to the forty-sixth congress in 1881.


  • November, 27, 1813
  • USA


  • March, 03, 1890
  • USA


  • Woodlawn Cemetery
  • Missouri
  • USA

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