Alanson M. Kimball

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Alanson M. Kimball
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Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Wisconsin's 6th district
In office
March 4, 1875 – March 3, 1877
Preceded by Philetus Sawyer
Succeeded by Gabriel Bouck
Member of the Wisconsin Senate
In office
Personal details
Born (1827-03-12)March 12, 1827
Buxton, Maine
Died May 26, 1913(1913-05-26) (aged 86)
Pine River, Wisconsin
Political party Republican

Alanson Mellen Kimball (March 12, 1827 – May 26, 1913) was a member of the United States House of Representatives from Wisconsin.

Born on March 12, 1827 in Buxton, Maine, Kimball moved to Wisconsin in 1852 and engaged in agricultural and mercantile pursuits, later serving in the Wisconsin State Senate in 1863 and 1864. He was elected as a member of the Republican Party to the U.S. House of Representatives in 1874 as part of the 44th Congress representing Wisconsin's 6th congressional district. Following his defeat for re-election in 1876 to the 45th Congress he became involved in the lumber business and served as a delegate to the Republican National Convention in 1884. Kimball died in Pine River, Wisconsin on May 26, 1913. He is interred at Pine River Cemetery.[1]


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United States House of Representatives
Preceded by
Philetus Sawyer
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Wisconsin's 6th congressional district

March 4, 1875 – March 3, 1877
Succeeded by
Gabriel Bouck