Stephen A. Northway
Stephen Asa Northway
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Ohio's 19th district
March 4, 1893 – September 8, 1898
|Preceded by||Ezra B. Taylor|
|Succeeded by||Charles W. F. Dick|
|Member of the Ohio House of Representatives|
from the Ashtabula County district
January 1, 1866 – January 5, 1868
|Preceded by||Abner Kellogg|
|Succeeded by||William M. Eames|
|Born||June 19, 1833|
Christian Hollow, New York
|Died||September 8, 1898 (aged 65)|
|Resting place||Oakdale Cemetery|
|Alma mater||Kingsville Academy|
Born in Christian Hollow, New York, Northway moved with his parents in 1840 to the township of Orwell, Ohio. He attended the district school, Kingsville Academy, and Orwell Academy. He taught school. He studied law.
He was admitted to the bar in 1859 and commenced practice in Jefferson, Ohio. He served as prosecuting attorney of Ashtabula County 1861-1865. He served as member of the State house of representatives in 1865 and 1866. He resumed the practice of law.
Later life and deathEdit
Northway was elected as a Republican to the Fifty-third, Fifty-fourth, and Fifty-fifth Congresses and served from March 4, 1893, until his death in Jefferson, Ohio, on September 8, 1898. He was interred in Oakdale Cemetery.
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|U.S. House of Representatives|
Ezra B. Taylor
| Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Ohio's 19th congressional district
Charles W. F. Dick