Albert Jackson Pearson
|Member of the U.S.HouseofRepresentatives |
from Ohio's 17th district
March 4, 1891 –March 3, 1893
|Preceded by||Joseph D. Taylor|
|Succeeded by||James A. D. Richards|
|Member of the U.S.HouseofRepresentatives |
from Ohio's 16th district
March 4,1893 –March 3,1895
|Preceded by||Lewis P. Ohliger|
|Succeeded by||Lorenzo Danford|
|Member of the Ohio Senate |
from the 18th district
January 2,1882 –January 6,1884
|Preceded by||Beriah Wilkins|
|Succeeded by||William S. Crowell|
|Died||May 15,1905 58) (aged|
|Resting place||Woodsfield Cemetery|
|Alma mater||National Normal University|
|Unit||186th Ohio Infantry|
Albert Jackson Pearson (May 20,1846 – May 15,1905) was a soldier,attorney,judge,and two-term U.S. Representative from Ohio from 1891 to 1895. He was a veteran of the Civil War.
Born in Centerville,Ohio,Pearson moved with his parents to Beallsville,Ohio at an early age. He attended the common schools and the normal school at Lebanon,Ohio.
Pearson served as a private in Company I,One Hundred and Eighty-Sixth Regiment,Ohio Volunteer Infantry,during the Civil War.
He was admitted to the bar in 1868 and commenced practice in Woodsfield,Ohio. He served as the prosecuting attorney of Monroe County,Ohio,from 1871 to 1877. He served as member of the Ohio Senate in 1881 and 1882. He was a probate judge of Monroe County from 1884 to 1890.
Pearson was elected as a Democrat to the Fifty-second and Fifty-third Congresses (March 4,1891 - March 3,1895). He was not a candidate for reelection in 1894 to the Fifty-fourth Congress,and instead resumed the practice of his profession.
Pearson died in Woodsfield on May 15,1905,and was interred in Woodsfield Cemetery.
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