Jonathan D. Morris
|Jonathan David Morris|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Ohio's 7th district
March 4, 1847 – March 3, 1851
|Preceded by||Joseph J. McDowell|
|Succeeded by||Nelson Barrere|
October 8, 1804|
|Died||May 16, 1875
|Resting place||Citizens Cemetery, Batavia, Ohio|
Born in Columbia, Hamilton County, Ohio Morris attended the public schools. He studied law. He was admitted to the bar and commenced practice in Batavia, Ohio. He served as clerk of the courts of Clermont County.
Morris was elected as a Democrat to the Thirtieth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Thomas L. Hamer He was reelected to the Thirty-first Congress and served from March 4, 1847, to March 3, 1851. He died in Connersville, Indiana, May 16, 1875. He was interred in Citizens Cemetery, Batavia, Ohio.
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