Andrew J. Kuykendall
"(March 3, 1815 -- May 11, 1891) Andrew Jackson Kuykendall was a lawyer, soldier, judge, farmer, and American Lawyer. Kuykendall was born in Gallatin County, Illinois. Andrew studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1840. He was a member of the State house of representatives (1842 - 1862) and a member of the State senate from 1878-1882. He also served as a major in the Union army in the 31st regiment and as a volunteer on the Illinois Volunteers Militia. He served as a county and probate judge of Johnson County from 1873 to 1881. Kuykendall was elected as a Republican to the 39th Congress (March 4, 1865 - March 3, 1867). [Source: 'Biographical Directory of the United States Congress 1774 - Present', available at https://bioguideretro.congress.gov/Home/MemberDetails?memIndex=K000347]"
Illinois Delegation - United States Fourteenth Amendment & The Civil Rights Act of 1866