Edwin H. Lothrop

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Edwin H. Lothrop
9th Speaker of the Michigan House of Representatives
In office
January 1, 1844 – March 12, 1844
Preceded by Robert McClelland
Succeeded by Alfred H. Hanscom
Member of the Michigan House of Representatives
from the Kalamazoo district
In office
January 3, 1848 – April 3, 1848
In office
January 3, 1842 – March 12, 1844
In office
November 2, 1835 – December 30, 1837
Personal details
Born (1806-03-22)March 22, 1806
Died February 17, 1874(1874-02-17) (aged 67)
Three Rivers, Michigan
Resting place Schoolcraft Cemetery, Schoolcraft, Michigan
Relations George V. N. Lothrop (brother)

Edwin H. Lothrop was a politician from Michigan who served in the Michigan House of Representatives both prior to and after statehood, and who served as Speaker of the House during the 9th Legislature (coincidentally, as the 9th Speaker).[1]

Born in 1806, Lothrop was a member of the Lothrop-Campbell political family: his brother George served as the Michigan Attorney General and another family member, James, was the Chief Justice of the Michigan Supreme Court.[2]