Henry W. Harrington
Born near Cooperstown, New York, Harrington attended the common schools and in 1845 entered Temple Hill Academy, Livingston County, New York, where he remained for three years. He studied law in Geneseo. He was admitted to the bar in 1848 and commenced practice in Nunda, New York.
He moved to Madison, Indiana, in 1856 and continued the practice of law. He moved to St. Louis, Missouri, in 1872. He returned to Indiana in 1874, settled in Indianapolis, and resumed the practice of law.
He served as delegate to the Democratic National Conventions in 1860, 1868, and 1872.
He served as collector of internal revenue for the third district of Indiana from October 27, 1866, to March 3, 1867.
Later career and death
He again engaged in the practice of law.
- United States Congress. "Henry W. Harrington (id: H000229)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
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