Carey A. Trimble

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Carey Allen Trimble
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Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Ohio's 10th district
In office
March 4, 1859 – March 3, 1863
Preceded by Joseph Miller
Succeeded by James Mitchell Ashley
Personal details
Born (1813-09-13)September 13, 1813
Hillsboro, Ohio
Died May 4, 1887(1887-05-04) (aged 73)
Columbus, Ohio
Resting place Grandview Cemetery
Political party Republican
Alma mater Ohio University
Cincinnati Medical College
Occupation Physician

Carey Allen Trimble (September 13, 1813 – May 4, 1887) was a U.S. Representative from Ohio.

Born in Hillsboro, Ohio, Trimble attended Pestalostian School in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and Stubb's Classical School in Newport, Kentucky. He graduated from Ohio University at Athens, Ohio in 1833 and from Cincinnati Medical College (now part of University of Cincinnati) in 1836. He taught for four years, and practiced medicine in Chillicothe, Ohio.

Trimble was elected as a Republican to the Thirty-sixth and Thirty-seventh Congresses (March 4, 1859 – March 3, 1863). He was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection. He resumed medical practice. He moved to Columbus, Ohio, where he died May 4, 1887. He was interred in Grandview Cemetery, Chillicothe, Ohio.

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 This article incorporates public domain material from the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress website http://bioguide.congress.gov.

United States House of Representatives
Preceded by
Joseph Miller
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Ohio's 10th congressional district

1859-1863
Succeeded by
James M. Ashley