William Pitt Lynde (1817 to 1885)

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Lynde’s political and legal career spanned 44 years. Offices held include Milwaukee mayor, state assembly and senate, state attorney general, U.S. district attorney and separate terms in the House of Representatives. A law partnership he founded with Asahel Finch, Jr. in 1842 survives today as Foley & Lardner, the oldest and largest law firm in Wisconsin.

William Pitt Lynde (1817 to 1885)