William Henry Bissell

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William Henry Bissell
11th Governor of Illinois
In office
January 12, 1857 March 18, 1860
Party political offices
First Republican nominee for Governor of Illinois
Succeeded by
U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by Member of the  U.S. House of Representatives
from Illinois's 1st congressional district

Succeeded by
Preceded by
District created
Member of the  U.S. House of Representatives
from Illinois's 8th congressional district

Succeeded by
Political offices
Preceded by Governor of Illinois
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