Henry L. Dickey

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Henry Luther Dickey
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Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Ohio's 7th district
In office
March 4, 1877 – March 3, 1879
Preceded by Lawrence T. Neal
Succeeded by Frank H. Hurd
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Ohio's 11th district
In office
March 4, 1879 – March 3, 1881
Preceded by Henry S. Neal
Succeeded by Henry S. Neal
Member of the Ohio House of Representatives
from the Highland County district
In office
January 2, 1860 – January 6, 1862
Preceded by John L. Hughes
Succeeded by N. H. Hixon
Member of the Ohio Senate
from the 6th district
In office
January 6, 1868 – January 2, 1870
Preceded by Silas Irion
Succeeded by John Woodbridge
Personal details
Born (1832-10-29)October 29, 1832
South Salem, Ohio
Died May 23, 1910(1910-05-23) (aged 77)
Greenfield, Ohio
Resting place Greenfield Cemetery
Political party Democratic
Alma mater Cincinnati Law School

Henry Luther Dickey (October 29, 1832 – May 23, 1910) was a U.S. Representative from Ohio.

Born in South Salem, Ohio, Dickey moved with his parents to Washington Court House, Ohio, in 1836. He moved to Greenfield, Ohio, in 1847. He attended Greenfield Academy. He pursued the vocation of civil engineer, and in that capacity had charge of the construction of the Marietta and Cincinnati Railroad in Vinton County, Ohio. He resigned in 1855. He studied law. He was admitted to the bar at Chillicothe, Ohio, in 1857. He was graduated from the Cincinnati Law School in 1859. He commenced practice in Greenfield. He served as member of the State house of representatives in 1861. He served in the State senate in 1868 and 1869.

Dickey was elected as a Democrat to the Forty-fifth and Forty-sixth Congresses (March 4, 1877 – March 3, 1881). He was not a candidate for renomination in 1880. He resumed the practice of law. He was admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of the United States in 1877. He served as president of the Commercial Bank of Greenfield. He died in Greenfield, Ohio, on May 23, 1910. He was interred in Greenfield Cemetery.


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U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by
Lawrence T. Neal
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Ohio's 7th congressional district

Succeeded by
Frank H. Hurd
Preceded by
Henry S. Neal
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Ohio's 11th congressional district

Succeeded by
Henry S. Neal