Person:William Trimble (34)

m. 29 Mar 1773
  1. John A. TrimbleEst 1774 to 1797 -
  2. Mary TrimbleEst 1774 to 1797 -
  3. Gov. Allen Trimble1783 - 1870
  4. William Allen Trimble1786 - 1821
  5. Margaret Trimble1789 -
Facts and Events
Name William Allen Trimble
Gender Male
Birth[1][2][3] 4 Apr 1786 Woodford Village, Woodford, Kentucky, United States
Death[1][2][3] 13 Dec 1821 Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Burial[2][3] Congressional Cemetery, District of Columbia, United States
Reference Number? Q340200?

TRIMBLE, William Allen, a Senator from Ohio; born in Woodford, Ky., April 4, 1786; graduated from Transylvania College, Lexington, Ky.; studied law; admitted to the bar in 1811 and commenced practice in Highland County, Ohio; adjutant in the campaign against the Pottawatomie Indians in 1812; major of Ohio Volunteers 1812; major of the Twenty-sixth United States Infantry 1813; brevetted lieutenant colonel 1814; lieutenant colonel of the First United States Infantry 1814; transferred to the Eighth United States Infantry 1815 and resigned in 1819; elected as a Democratic Republican to the United States Senate and served from March 4, 1819, until his death; died in Washington, D.C., on December 13, 1821; interment in the Congressional Cemetery. 2

For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article William A. Trimble.

  1. 1.0 1.1 Tuttle, Mary McArthur Thompson. "William Allen Trimble: United States Senator from Ohio." Ohio archæological and historical publications, vol. XIV, 1905.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 William Allen Trimble, in Find A Grave.