Joseph H. Ebright

Remembering Ohio’s last Civil War veteran legislators

BY: - September 3, 2020

When Henry Frillman stood alone in 1920 as the only remaining Ohio lawmaker who served in the Civil War, it was assumed he would be the last to hold that distinction. Little did newspapers know that two years later, fellow Civil War veteran Joseph Ebright would wait until his mid-70s to jump into state politics. […]