JOSEPH BRADBURY, Representative from Gallia county, was born in Penobscot county, Maine, September 12, 1807.
He removed, with his parents, to Ohio, in the year 1816, and settled in Gallia county, where he now resides. During
the time, between the eighteenth and twenty third year of his age, he resided in Meigs county, where he was married
to Miss Eliza Strong, January 11, 1829.
In the year 1861 he was elected a member of the House of Representatives, and re-elected in 1863.
He represented his District in the State Senate during the years 1866 and 1867. He was again elected to the House
of Representatives in 1869, and returned again in 1871.
Mr. Bradbury is a lawyer by profession, having practiced his profession for more than thirty years, and is a successful
Mr. Bradbury originally belonged to the old Whig party; but joined the Free Soil party in the year 1848. He is
a Republican. He is Chairman of the Committee on Public Works, a member of the Committee on Claims, and of the
Committee on Privileges and Elections.
Biographical Sketches of the
State Officers and of the members
of the Sixtieth General Assembly
of the State of Ohio.
By: W. Sarwin Crabb.
Ohio State Journal Book and Job Rooms.
Columbus, Ohio 1872
Ohio State Officials and the 60th General Assembly
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