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Adams, Andrew

Andrew AdamsBorn on 1875, died in 1797. State: Colorado. Party: Republican. Member: Delegate. A Delegate from Connecticut. Born in Stratford, Conn., January 7, 1736. Pursued preparatory studies. Was graduated from Yale College in 1760. Studied law, and was admitted to the [...]

Categories: A, Colorado, Connecticut, Delegate, and Republican. Tags: 68th-congress, 73rd-congress, 74th-congress, 75th-congress, 76th-congress, 77th-congress, AD, Adams, Alva, and Andrew.



Allen, John

John AllenBorn on 1763, died in 1812. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. (father of John William Allen), a Representative from Connecticut. Born in Great Barrington, Mass., June 12, 1763. Attended the common schools. Studied law at the Litchfield Law School. Was admitted to the bar in 1786 and commenced practice in Litchfield, Conn. Member of the State house of representatives 1793-1796, serving as clerk [...]

Categories: A, California, Connecticut, Mississippi, Representative, Republican, Senator, and Washington. Tags: 49th-congress, 50th-congress, 51st-congress, 52nd-congress, 53rd-congress, 54th-congress, 55th-congress, 56th-congress, 5th-congress, 80th-congress, 81st-congress, 82nd-congress, 83rd-congress, 84th-congress, 85th-congress, AL, Allen, and John.



Arnold, Samuel

Samuel ArnoldBorn on 1806, died in 1869. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Haddam, Conn., June 1, 1806. Attended the local academy at Plainfield, Conn., and Westfield Academy, Massachusetts. Devoted most of his life to agricultural pursuits. Acquired a controlling interest in a stone quarry and became owner of a line of schooners operating between New York and [...]

Categories: A, Connecticut, Missouri, Representative, Republican, Rhode Island, and Senator. Tags: 35th-congress, 37th-congress, 78th-congress, 79th-congress, 80th-congress, AR, Arnold, and Samuel.



Austin, Albert Elmer

Albert Elmer AustinBorn on 1877, died in 1942. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. (stepfather of Clare Boothe Luce), a Representative from Connecticut. Born in Medway, Norfolk County, Mass., November 15, 1877. Attended the public schools and was graduated from Amherst (Mass.) College in 1899 and from Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, Pa., in 1905. Member of the faculty of Attleboro (Mass.) High School [...]

Categories: A, Connecticut, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 76th-congress, Albert, Albert Elmer, AU, and Austin.



Bakewell, Charles Montague

Charles Montague BakewellBorn on 1867, died in 1957. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Pittsburgh, Pa., April 24, 1867. Attended the public schools and the preparatory department of Western University of Pennsylvania (now the University of Pittsburgh). Was graduated from the University of California at Berkeley in 1889 and from Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass., [...]

Categories: B, Connecticut, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 73rd-congress, BA, Bakewell, and Charles Montague.



Baldwin, John

John BaldwinBorn on 1772, died in 1850. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Mansfield, Conn., April 5, 1772. Attended the common schools. Was graduated from Brown University, Providence, R.I., in 1797. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in 1800 and commenced practice in Windham, Conn. Probate judge of Windham County 1818-1824. Elected as an Adams to the [...]

Categories: B, Connecticut, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 19th-congress, 20th-congress, BA, Baldwin, and John.



Baldwin, Simeon

Simeon BaldwinBorn on 1761, died in 1851. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. (son-in-law of Roger Sherman, father of Roger Sherman Baldwin), a Representative from Connecticut. Born in Norwich, Conn., December 14, 1761. Completed preparatory studies. Was graduated from Yale College in 1781. Was preceptor of the academy at Albany in 1782. Tutor at Yale College from October 1783 until his resignation in [...]

Categories: B, Connecticut, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 8th-congress, BA, Baldwin, and Simeon.



Ball, Thomas Henry

Thomas Henry BallBorn on 1859, died in 1944. State: Texas. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Texas. Born in Huntsville, Walker County, Tex., January 14, 1859. Attended private schools. Was graduated from Austin College, Sherman, Tex., in 1876. Studied law at the University of Virginia at Charlottesville. Was admitted to the bar in 1886 and commenced practice in Huntsville, Tex. Mayor of Huntsville [...]

Categories: B, Connecticut, Representative, Republican, and Texas. Tags: 55th-congress, 56th-congress, 57th-congress, 58th-congress, 76th-congress, BA, Ball, Thomas, and Thomas Henry.



Ball, Thomas Raymond

Thomas Raymond BallBorn on 1896, died in 1943. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in New York City, February 12, 1896. Attended the public schools, Anglo-Saxon School, Paris, France, Heathcote School, Harrison, N.Y., and the Art Students League, New York City. Engaged as a designer in 1916. During the First World War served in the Depot Battalion, Seventh New York [...]

Categories: B, Connecticut, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 76th-congress, BA, Ball, and Thomas Raymond.



Barber, Noyes

Noyes BarberBorn on 1781, died in 1844. State: Connecticut. Member: Representative. (uncle of Edwin Barbour Morgan and Christopher Morgan), a Representative from Connecticut. Born in Groton, New London County, Conn.,April 28, 1781. Attended the common schools. Engaged in mercantile pursuits. Major of the EighthConnecticut Regiment in the War of 1812. Detailed to defend the coast towns during the blockade bythe British Fleet. Member of the State [...]

Categories: B, Connecticut, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 17th-congress, 18th-congress, 19th-congress, 20th-congress, 21rst-congress, 22nd-congress, 23rd-congress, BA, Barber, and Noyes.



Barnum, William Henry

William Henry BarnumBorn on 1818, died in 1889. State: Connecticut. Senate Years of Service: From 1876 to 1879. Party: Republican. Member: Senator. A Representative and a Senator from Connecticut. Born in Boston Corner, Columbia County, N.Y., September 17, [...]

Categories: B, Connecticut, Republican, and Senator. Tags: 40th-congress, 41st-congress, 42nd-congress, 43rd-congress, 44th-congress, 45th-congress, BA, Barnum, William, and William Henry.



Belcher, Nathan

Nathan BelcherBorn on 1813, died in 1891. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Preston (now a part of Griswold), Conn., June 23, 1813. Completed academic studies. Was graduated from Amherst (Mass.) College in 1832. Studied law at the Cambridge Law School. Was admitted to the bar in 1836 and commenced practice in Clinton, Conn. Moved in 1841 to New London, where he [...]

Categories: B, Connecticut, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 33rd-congress, BE, Belcher, and Nathan.



Betts, Thaddeus

Thaddeus BettsBorn on 1789, died in 1840. State: Connecticut. Senate Years of Service: From 1839 to 1840. Party: Republican. Member: Senator. A Senator from Connecticut. Born in Norwalk, Conn., February 4, 1789. Completed preparatory studies. Was graduated from Yale College in 1807. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in 1810 and commenced practice in Norwalk. Member, State house of representatives in 1815 and [...]

Categories: B, Connecticut, Republican, and Senator. Tags: 26th-congress, BE, Betts, and Thaddeus.



Bishop, William Darius

William Darius BishopBorn on 1827, died in 1904. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Bloomfield, Essex County, N.J., September 14, 1827. Pursued preparatory studies. Was graduated from Yale College in 1849. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar but did not practice, instead carrying on his father's railroad enterprises which involved the construction of the [...]

Categories: B, Connecticut, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 35th-congress, BI, Bishop, William, and William Darius.



Boardman, William Whiting

William Whiting BoardmanBorn on 1794, died in 1871. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. (son of Elijah Boardman), a Representative from Connecticut. Born in New Milford, Conn., October 10, 1794. Attended Bacon Academy, Colchester, Conn. Was graduated from Yale College in 1812. Studied law in Cambridge and Litchfield Law Schools and commenced the practice of his profession in New Haven in 1819. Clerk of the [...]

Categories: B, Connecticut, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 26th-congress, 27th-congress, BO, Boardman, William, and William Whiting.



Booth, Walter

Walter BoothBorn on 1791, died in 1870. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Woodbridge, Conn., December 8, 1791. Attended the common schools. Settled in Meriden and engaged in manufacturing. Colonel of the Tenth Regiment, Second Battalion of Militia, 1825-1827, brigadier general in 1827 and 1828, and major general of the First Division 1831-1834. Judge of the [...]

Categories: B, Connecticut, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 31st-congress, BO, Booth, and Walter.



Brace, Jonathan

Jonathan BraceBorn on 1754, died in 1837. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Harwinton, Conn., November 12, 1754. Pursued preparatory studies. Was graduated from Yale College in 1779. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in Bennington, Vt., in 1779 and commenced practice in Pawlet, Vt. Moved to Manchester, Vt., in 1782 and continued the practice of law. Member [...]

Categories: B, Connecticut, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 5th-congress, 6th-congress, BR, Brace, and Jonathan.



Brandegee, Augustus

Augustus BrandegeeBorn on 1828, died in 1904. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. (father of Frank Bosworth Brandegee), a Representative from Connecticut. Born in New London, Conn., July 15, 1828. Pursued preparatory studies. Was graduated from Yale College in 1849 and from the Yale Law School in 1851. Was admitted to the bar in 1851 and commenced practice in New London. Member of the State house of [...]

Categories: B, Connecticut, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 38th-congress, 39th-congress, Augustus, BR, and Brandegee.



Brandegee, Frank Bosworth

Frank Bosworth BrandegeeBorn on 1864, died in 1924. State: Connecticut. Senate Years of Service: From 1905 to 1924. Party: Republican. Member: Senator. (son of Augustus Brandegee), a Representative and a Senator from Connecticut. Born in New London, [...]

Categories: B, Connecticut, Republican, and Senator. Tags: 57th-congress, 58th-congress, 59th-congress, 60th-congress, 61st-congress, 62nd-congress, 63rd-congress, 64th-congress, 65th-congress, 66th-congress, 67th-congress, 68th-congress, BR, Brandegee, Frank, and Frank Bosworth.



Brockway, John Hall

John Hall BrockwayBorn on 1801, died in 1870. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Ellington, Tolland County, Conn., January 31, 1801. Pursued preparatory studies and was graduated from Yale College, New Haven, Conn., in 1820. Taught school. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in 1823 and commenced practice in Ellington. Member of the State house of [...]

Categories: B, Connecticut, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 26th-congress, 27th-congress, BR, Brockway, John, and John Hall.



Buck, John Ransom

John Ransom BuckBorn on 1835, died in 1917. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Glastonbury, Hartford County, Conn., December 6, 1835. Attended the common schools, Wilbraham (Mass.) Academy, and Wesleyan University, Middletown, Conn. Taught school. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in 1862 and practiced in Hartford. Assistant clerk of the State house of [...]

Categories: B, Connecticut, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 47th-congress, 49th-congress, BU, Buck, John, and John Ransom.



Buckingham, William Alfred

William Alfred BuckinghamBorn on 1804, died in 1875. State: Connecticut. Senate Years of Service: From 1869 to 1875. Party: Republican. Member: Senator. A Senator from Connecticut. Born in Lebanon, Conn., May 28, 1804. Attended the common schools and [...]

Categories: B, Connecticut, Republican, and Senator. Tags: 41st-congress, 42nd-congress, 43rd-congress, BU, Buckingham, William, and William Alfred.



Catlin, George Smith

George Smith CatlinBorn on 1808, died in 1851. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Harwinton, Conn., August 24, 1808. Attended the common schools, Amherst (Mass.) College, and the Litchfield (Conn.) Law School. Was admitted to the bar in 1828 and practiced in Windham, Conn., 1829-1851. Member of the State house of representatives in 1831 and again in 1846. [...]

Categories: C, Connecticut, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 28th-congress, CA, Catlin, George, and George Smith.



Champion, Epaphroditus

Epaphroditus ChampionBorn on 1756, died in 1834. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Westchester parish, Colchester, Conn., April 6, 1756. Educated by private tutors and in the common schools. Served during the Revolutionary War. Moved to East Haddam, Conn., in 1782. Served as captain in the Twenty-fourth Regiment of State militia 1784-1792, as major 1793 and 1794, [...]

Categories: C, Connecticut, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 10th-congress, 11th-congress, 12th-congress, 13th-congress, 14th-congress, CH, Champion, and Epaphroditus.



Chapman, Charles

Charles ChapmanBorn on 1799, died in 1869. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Newtown, Conn., June 21, 1799. Pursued academic studies. Studied law at the Litchfield (Conn.) Law School. Was admitted to the bar in 1820 and commenced practice in New Haven, Conn., in 1827. Moved to Hartford in 1832 and became editor of the New England Review. Member of the State [...]

Categories: C, Connecticut, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 32nd-congress, CH, Chapman, and Charles.



Citron, William Michael

William Michael CitronBorn on 1896, died in 1976. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in New Haven, Conn., August 29, 1896. Moved with his parents to Middletown, Middlesex County, Conn., in 1899. Attended the grammar and high schools. Was graduated from Wesleyan University, Middletown, Conn., in 1918 and from the law department of Harvard University in 1921. Was [...]

Categories: C, Connecticut, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 74th-congress, 75th-congress, CI, Citron, William, and William Michael.



Clark, Ezra

Ezra ClarkBorn on 1813, died in 1896. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Brattleboro, Vt., September 12, 1813. Moved with his parents to Hartford, Conn., in 1819. Attended the public schools. Engaged in business as an iron merchant. Member of the common council and the board of aldermen. President of the National Screw Co. of Hartford, later consolidated with the [...]

Categories: C, Connecticut, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 34th-congress, 35th-congress, CL, Clark, and Ezra.



Cleveland, Chauncey Fitch

Chauncey Fitch ClevelandBorn on 1799, died in 1887. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Canterbury, Conn., February 16, 1799. Attended the common schools. Taught school from the age of fifteen to twenty. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in 1819 and commenced practice in Hampton. Member of the State house of representatives 1826-1829, 1832, 1835, 1836, 1838, [...]

Categories: C, Connecticut, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 31st-congress, 32nd-congress, Chauncey, Chauncey Fitch, CL, and Cleveland.



Coit, Joshua

Joshua CoitBorn on 1758, died in 1798. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in New London, Conn., October 7, 1758. Attended the common schools, and was graduated from Harvard College in 1776. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar and commenced practice in New London in 1779. Member of the State house of representatives in 1784, 1785, 1789, 1790, 1792, and 1793. Served [...]

Categories: C, Connecticut, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 3rd-congress, 4th-congress, 5th-congress, CO, Coit, and Joshua.



Compton, C. H. Ranulf

C. H. Ranulf ComptonBorn on 1878, died in 1974. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Poe, Allen County, Ind., September 16, 1878. Attended the public schools at Indianapolis, Ind. Was graduated from the Howe Military School, Howe, Ind., in 1899, and attended Harvard University. Engaged in banking and finance in New York and Connecticut. Served as captain of [...]

Categories: C, Connecticut, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 78th-congress, C. H. Ranulf, CO, and Compton.



Cotter, William Ross

William Ross Cotter Born on 1926, died in 1981. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Hartford, Conn., July 18, 1926. Attended the Hartford public schools. B.A., Trinity College, Hartford, Conn., 1949. [...]

Categories: C, Connecticut, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 92nd-congress, 93rd-congress, 94th-congress, 95th-congress, 96th-congress, 97th-congress, CO, Cotter, Long Read, William, and William Ross.



Courtney, Joe

Joe Courtney Born on 1953. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in West Hartford, Tolland County, Conn., April 6, 1953. B.A., Tufts University, Boston, Mass, 1975. J.D., University of Connecticut, Storrs, Conn., [...]

Categories: C, Connecticut, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 110th-congress, 111th-congress, 112th-congress, 113th-congress, CO, Courtney, Joe, and Long Read.



Cretella, Albert William

Albert William CretellaBorn on 1897, died in 1979. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in New Haven, Conn., April 22, 1897. Attended the public schools of New Haven. Graduated from Yale University in 1917. Entered Yale University Law School but interrupted studies and enlisted in the United States Navy June 18, 1918, and was in officers training school when the [...]

Categories: C, Connecticut, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 83rd-congress, 84th-congress, 85th-congress, Albert, Albert William, CR, and Cretella.



Daddario, Emilio Quincy

Emilio Quincy DaddarioBorn on 1918, died in 2010. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Newton Center, Suffolk County, Mass., September 24, 1918. Attended the public schools in Boston, Mass., Tilton [...]

Categories: Connecticut, D, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 86th-congress, 87th-congress, 88th-congress, 89th-congress, 90th-congress, 91st-congress, DA, Daddario, Emilio, and Emilio Quincy.



Dana, Samuel

Samuel DanaBorn on 1767, died in 1835. State: Massachusetts. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Massachusetts. Born in Groton, Mass., June 26, 1767. Attended the district school. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in 1789 and commenced practice in Groton. Appointed postmaster of Groton January 1, 1801. Member of the State house of representatives in 1803. Attorney for Middlesex County 1807-1811. [...]

Categories: Connecticut, D, Massachusetts, Representative, Republican, and Senator. Tags: 10th-congress, 11th-congress, 12th-congress, 13th-congress, 14th-congress, 15th-congress, 16th-congress, 4th-congress, 5th-congress, 6th-congress, 7th-congress, 8th-congress, 9th-congress, DA, Dana, and Samuel.



Dana, Samuel Whittlesey

Samuel Whittlesey DanaBorn on 1760, died in 1830. State: Connecticut. Senate Years of Service: From 1810 to 1821. Party: Republican. Member: Senator. A Representative and a Senator from Connecticut. Born in Wallingford, Conn., February 13, 1760. Pursued [...]

Categories: Connecticut, D, Republican, and Senator. Tags: 10th-congress, 11th-congress, 12th-congress, 13th-congress, 14th-congress, 15th-congress, 16th-congress, 4th-congress, 5th-congress, 6th-congress, 7th-congress, 8th-congress, 9th-congress, DA, Dana, and Samuel Whittlesey.



Davenport, James

James DavenportBorn on 1758, died in 1797. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. (brother of John Davenport of Connecticut), a Representative from Connecticut. Born in Stamford, Conn., October 12, 1758. Was graduated from Yale College in 1777. Served in the commissary department of the Continental Army in the Revolutionary War. Judge of the court of common pleas. Member of the State house of representatives [...]

Categories: Connecticut, D, Oklahoma, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 4th-congress, 5th-congress, 60th-congress, 62nd-congress, 63rd-congress, 64th-congress, DA, Davenport, and James.



De Forest, Robert Elliott

Robert Elliott De ForestBorn on 1845, died in 1924. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Guilford, New Haven County, Conn., February 20, 1845. Attended the common schools. Was graduated from Guilford Academy in 1863 and from Yale College in 1867. Moved to Royalton, Vt., in 1867 and became an instructor in the Royalton Academy. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar [...]

Categories: Connecticut, D, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 52nd-congress, 53rd-congress, DE, De Forest, Robert, and Robert Elliott.



Dean, Sidney

Sidney DeanBorn on 1818, died in 1901. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Glastonbury, Conn., November 16, 1818. Attended the common schools and Wilbraham and Suffield Academies. Minister in the Methodist Episcopal Church from 1843 to 1853, when he retired from the ministry because of impaired health. Engaged in manufacturing in Putnam, Conn. Member of the [...]

Categories: Connecticut, D, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 34th-congress, 35th-congress, DE, Dean, and Sidney.



Delauro, Rosa L.

Rosa L. Delauro Born on 1943. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., March 2, 1943. Graduated Laurelton Hall High School, West Haven, Conn. B.A., Marymount College, [...]

Categories: Connecticut, D, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 102nd-congress, 103rd-congress, 104th-congress, 105th-congress, 106th-congress, 107th-congress, 108th-congress, 109th-congress, 110th-congress, 111th-congress, 112th-congress, 113th-congress, DE, DeLauro, Long Read, Rosa, and Rosa L.



Deming, Henry Champion

Henry Champion DemingBorn on 1815, died in 1872. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Colchester, New London County, Conn., May 23, 1815. Pursued classical studies. Was graduated from Yale College in 1836 and from the Harvard Law School in 1839. Was admitted to the bar in 1839 and began practice in New York City but devoted his time chiefly to literary work. Moved [...]

Categories: Connecticut, D, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 38th-congress, 39th-congress, DE, Deming, Henry, and Henry Champion.



Denardis, Lawrence Joseph

Lawrence Joseph Denardis Born on 1938. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in New Haven, Conn., March 18, 1938. Graduated from Hamden High School, Hamden, Conn., 1956. B.A., Holy Cross College, [...]

Categories: Connecticut, D, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 97th-congress, DE, DeNardis, Lawrence, Lawrence Joseph, and Long Read.



Dixon, James

James DixonBorn on 1814. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Congresses representative 29th federal congress 30th federal congress 35th federal congress 36th federal congress 37th federal congress 38th federal congress 39th federal congress 40th federal congress

Categories: Connecticut, D, and Republican. Tags: 29th-congress, 30th-congress, 35th-congress, 36th-congress, 37th-congress, 38th-congress, 39th-congress, 40th-congress, DI, Dixon, and James.



Dodd, Christopher John

Christopher John Dodd Born on 1944. State: Connecticut. Senate Years of Service: From 1981 to 2011. Party: Republican. Member: Senator. (son of Thomas Joseph Dodd), a Representative and a Senator from Connecticut. Born in Willimantic, Windham County, [...]

Categories: Connecticut, D, Republican, and Senator. Tags: 100th-congress, 101st-congress, 102nd-congress, 103rd-congress, 104th-congress, 105th-congress, 106th-congress, 107th-congress, 108th-congress, 109th-congress, 110th-congress, 111th-congress, 94th-congress, 95th-congress, 96th-congress, 97th-congress, 98th-congress, 99th-congress, Christopher John, DO, Dodd, and Long Read.



Dodd, Thomas Joseph

Thomas Joseph DoddBorn on 1907, died in 1971. State: Connecticut. Senate Years of Service: From 1959 to 1971. Party: Republican. Member: Senator. (father of Christopher John Dodd), a Representative and a Senator from Connecticut. Born in Norwich, New London [...]

Categories: Connecticut, D, Republican, and Senator. Tags: 83rd-congress, 84th-congress, 86th-congress, 87th-congress, 88th-congress, 89th-congress, 90th-congress, 91st-congress, DO, Dodd, and Thomas Joseph.



Donovan, Jeremiah

Jeremiah DonovanBorn on 1857, died in 1935. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Ridgefield, Fairfield County, Conn., October 18, 1857. Attended the public schools and was graduated from Ridgefield Academy. Moved to South Norwalk in 1870 and engaged in the retail liquor business until 1898 when he retired. Member of the city council. Served as deputy sheriff. [...]

Categories: Connecticut, D, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 63rd-congress, DO, Donovan, and Jeremiah.



Downs, Le Roy Donnelly

Le Roy Donnelly DownsBorn on 1900, died in 1970. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Danbury, Fairfield County, Conn., April 11, 1900. Attended the public schools of his native city. Enlisted on August 27, 1917, and served as a corporal in United States Army, with four months' service in France, being discharged on December 21, 1918. Engaged as a newspaper [...]

Categories: Connecticut, D, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 77th-congress, DO, Downs, and Le Roy Donnelly.



Dwight, Theodore

Theodore DwightBorn on 1764, died in 1846. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. (cousin of Aaron Burr), a Representative from Connecticut. Born in Northampton, Mass., December 15, 1764. Completed preparatory studies. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in 1787 and began practice in Haddam, Conn. Moved to Hartford, Conn., in 1791 and continued the practice of law. Editor of the Hartford Courant and of the [...]

Categories: Connecticut, D, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 9th-congress, DW, Dwight, and Theodore.



Eaton, William Wallace

William Wallace EatonBorn on 1816, died in 1898. State: Connecticut. Senate Years of Service: From 1875 to 1881. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Senator and a Representative from Connecticut. Born in Tolland, Conn., October 11, 1816. [...]

Categories: Connecticut, E, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 43rd-congress, 44th-congress, 45th-congress, 46th-congress, 48th-congress, EA, Eaton, and William Wallace.



Edmond, William

William EdmondBorn on 1755, died in 1838. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Woodbury, Conn., September 28, 1755. Attended the common schools and was graduated from Yale College in 1778. Served in the Revolutionary Army. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in 1780 and commenced practice in Newtown, Conn. Member of the State house of representatives 1791-1797, [...]

Categories: Connecticut, E, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 5th-congress, 6th-congress, ED, Edmond, and William.



Edwards, Henry Waggaman

Henry Waggaman EdwardsBorn on 1779, died in 1847. State: Connecticut. Senate Years of Service: From 1823 to 1825; 1825. Party: Republican. Member: Senator. (son of Pierpont Edwards), a Representative and a Senator from Connecticut. Born in New Haven, [...]

Categories: Connecticut, E, Republican, and Senator. Tags: 16th-congress, 17th-congress, 18th-congress, 19th-congress, ED, Edwards, and Henry Waggaman.



Ellsworth, William Wolcott

William Wolcott EllsworthBorn on 1791, died in 1868. State: Connecticut. Member: Representative. (son of Oliver Ellsworth), a Representative from Connecticut. Born in Windsor, Conn., November 10, 1791. Completed preparatory studies, and was graduated from Yale College in 1810. Studied law in Litchfield, Conn. Was admitted to the bar in 1813 and practiced. Appointed professor of law at Trinity College, Hartford, Conn., in 1827, which position he held [...]

Categories: Connecticut, E, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 21rst-congress, 22nd-congress, 23rd-congress, EL, Ellsworth, and William Wolcott.



Fenn, Edward Hart

Edward Hart FennBorn on 1856, died in 1939. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Hartford, Conn., September 12, 1856. Attended private schools, Hartford High School, and Yale University. Associated with the Hartford Post and the Hartford Courant as reporter, city editor, State editor, and special and editorial writer. Reported sessions of the Connecticut legislature [...]

Categories: Connecticut, F, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 67th-congress, 68th-congress, 69th-congress, 70th-congress, 71st-congress, Edward Hart, FE, and Fenn.



Ferry, Orris Sanford

Orris Sanford FerryBorn on 1823, died in 1875. State: Connecticut. Senate Years of Service: From 1867 to 1875. Party: Republican. Member: Senator. A Representative and a Senator from Connecticut. Born in Bethel, Fairfield County, Conn., August 15, 1823. [...]

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Fitzgerald, William Joseph

William Joseph FitzgeraldBorn on 1887, died in 1947. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Norwich, New London County, Conn., March 2, 1887. Attended St. Patrick's Parochial School in Norwich, Conn. Employed in a foundry as a molder and later served as superintendent 1904-1930. Served on the State commission to investigate widows' aid in 1916. Member of the [...]

Categories: Connecticut, F, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 75th-congress, 77th-congress, FI, Fitzgerald, and William Joseph.



Foot, Samuel Augustus

Samuel Augustus FootBorn on 1780, died in 1846. State: Connecticut. Senate Years of Service: From 1827 to 1833. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative and a Senator from Connecticut. Born in Cheshire, Conn., November 8, 1780. Graduated [...]

Categories: Connecticut, F, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 16th-congress, 18th-congress, 20th-congress, 21rst-congress, 22nd-congress, 23rd-congress, FO, Foot, and Samuel Augustus.



Foote, Ellsworth Bishop

Ellsworth Bishop FooteBorn on 1898, died in 1977. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in North Branford, New Haven County, Conn., January 12, 1898. Attended the public schools. Was graduated from Yale Business College in 1916 and from Georgetown University Law School, Washington, D.C., in 1923. Was admitted to the bar in 1924 and commenced practice in New Haven, Conn. [...]

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Foote, Samuel Augustus

Samuel Augustus FooteBorn on 1780, died in 1846. State: Connecticut. Senate Years of Service: From 1827 to 1829; 1829. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. Congresses representative 16th federal congress 18th federal congress 20th federal congress 21rst federal congress 22nd federal congress 23rd federal congress

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Foster, Lafayette Sabine

Lafayette Sabine FosterBorn on 1806, died in 1880. State: Connecticut. Senate Years of Service: From 1855 to 1857; 1857. Party: Republican. Member: Senator. A Senator from Connecticut. Born in Franklin, New London County, Conn., November 22, 1806. [...]

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Franks, Gary

Gary Franks State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. Congresses representative 102nd federal congress 103rd federal congress 104th federal congress Bills sponsored by Gary Franks Bills sponsored in Congress 102 hjres363-102 - Proposing an amendment to the [...]

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Freeman, Richard Patrick

Richard Patrick FreemanBorn on 1869, died in 1944. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in New London, New London County, Conn., April 24, 1869. Attended the public schools. Was graduated from Bulkeley High School at New London in 1887, from Noble and Greenough's Preparatory School, Boston, Mass., in 1888, from Harvard University in 1891, and from the law department [...]

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French, Carlos

Carlos FrenchBorn on 1835, died in 1903. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Humphreysville (later Seymour), Conn., August 6, 1835. Attended the common schools of Seymour and General Russell's Military School, New Haven, Conn. Engaged in manufacturing. Invented the spiral steel car spring and the corrugated volute spring. Member of the State house of [...]

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Geelan, James Patrick

James Patrick GeelanBorn on 1901, died in 1982. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in New Haven, Conn., August 11, 1901. Attended the public schools of New Haven, Conn., and was graduated from St. Anthony's College, San Antonio, Tex., in 1922. Engaged in the retail cigar business 1922-1941. Member of the State senate in 1939, 1941, and 1943. Assistant clerk of [...]

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Gejdenson, Samuel

Samuel Gejdenson Born on 1948. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Eschwege, Germany, in an American displaced persons camp, May 20, 1948. A.S., Mitchell Junior College, New London, 1968. B.A., University [...]

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Giaimo, Robert Nicholas

Robert Nicholas Giaimo Born on 1919, died in 2006. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in New Haven, Conn., October 15, 1919. Attended North Haven public schools. Graduated from Fordham College, New York [...]

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Gilbert, Sylvester

Sylvester GilbertBorn on 1755, died in 1846. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Hebron, Tolland County, Conn., October 20, 1755. Pursued classical studies, and was graduated from Dartmouth College, Hanover, N.H., in 1775. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in November 1777 and commenced practice in Hebron. Member of the State house of representatives 1780-1812. [...]

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Glynn, James Peter

James Peter GlynnBorn on 1867, died in 1930. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Winsted, Litchfield County, Conn., November 12, 1867. Attended the public schools. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in 1895 and commenced practice in Winsted, Conn. Town clerk 1892-1902. Prosecuting attorney of the town court 1899-1902. Postmaster of Winsted 1902-1914. Elected [...]

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Goddard, Calvin

Calvin GoddardBorn on 1768, died in 1842. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, Mass., July 17, 1768. Attended Plainfield (Conn.) Academy, where he pursued classical studies, and was graduated from Dartmouth College, Hanover, N.H., in 1786. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in 1790 and commenced practice in Plainfield, Conn. Member of [...]

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Goodrich, Chauncey

Chauncey GoodrichBorn on 1759, died in 1815. State: Connecticut. Senate Years of Service: From 1807 to 1813. Party: Republican. Member: Senator. (brother of Elizur Goodrich), a Representative and a Senator from Connecticut. Born in Durham, Middlesex County, [...]

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Goodrich, Elizur

Elizur GoodrichBorn on 1761, died in 1849. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. (brother of Chauncey Goodrich), a Representative from Connecticut. Born in Durham, Middlesex County, Conn., March 24, 1761. Pursued preparatory studies and was graduated from Yale College in 1779. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar and commenced practice in New Haven in 1783. Member of the State house of representatives [...]

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Goss, Edward Wheeler

Edward Wheeler GossBorn on 1893, died in 1972. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Waterbury, Conn., April 27, 1893. Attended the public schools and was graduated from Hill School, Pottstown, Pa. Entered the military service September 6, 1918, was assigned to the Fortieth Company, Tenth Battalion, One Hundred and Sixty-sixth Depot Brigade, and served until his [...]

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Grabowski, Bernard Francis

Bernard Francis GrabowskiBorn on 1923. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in New Haven, Conn., June 11, 1923. Attended St. Stanislaus Parochial School. Graduated from Bristol High School, Bristol, Conn., 1941. B.S., University of Connecticut, Storrs, Conn., 1949. J.D., University of Connecticut, Storrs, Conn., 1952. United States Army, 1943-1945. Admitted to the [...]

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Granger, Miles Tobey

Miles Tobey GrangerBorn on 1817, died in 1895. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in New Marlboro, Berkshire County, Mass., August 12, 1817. Moved with his parents to Canaan, Conn., in 1819. Pursued common-school, academic, and collegiate studies, and was graduated from Wesleyan University, Middletown, Conn., in 1842. Moved to Louisiana in 1843. Studied law. Was [...]

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Grasso, Ella Tambussi

Ella Tambussi GrassoBorn on 1919, died in 1981. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born Ella Rose Tambussi in Windsor Locks, Hartford County, Conn., May 10, 1919. Attended the St. Mary's School in Windsor [...]

Categories: Connecticut, G, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 92nd-congress, 93rd-congress, Ella Tambussi, GR, and Grasso.



Griswold, Roger

Roger GriswoldBorn on 1762, died in 1812. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. (grandfather of Matthew Griswold), a Representative from Connecticut. Born in Lyme, New London County, Conn., May 21, 1762. Pursued classical studies, and was graduated from Yale College in 1780. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in 1783 and commenced practice in Norwich. Returned to Lyme in 1794. Elected as a Federalist to [...]

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Haley, Elisha

Elisha HaleyBorn on 1776, died in 1860. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Groton, New London County, Conn., January 21, 1776. Attended the common schools. Engaged in agricultural pursuits. Served in the State house of representatives in 1820, 1824, 1826, 1829, 1833, and 1834. Member of the State senate in 1830. Captain in the State militia. Elected as a [...]

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Hawley, Joseph Roswell

Joseph Roswell HawleyBorn on 1826, died in 1905. State: Connecticut. Senate Years of Service: From 1881 to 1905. Party: Republican. Member: Senator. A Representative and a Senator from Connecticut. Born in Stewartsville, Richmond County, N.C., October 31, [...]

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Henry, Edward Stevens

Edward Stevens HenryBorn on 1836, died in 1921. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in the town of Gill, Franklin County, Mass., February 10, 1836. Moved to Rockville, Conn. Attended the public schools. [...]

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Higgins, Edwin Werter

Edwin Werter HigginsBorn on 1874, died in 1954. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Clinton, Middlesex County, Conn., July 2, 1874. Attended Norwich Free Academy. Was graduated from Yale Law School in 1897. Was admitted to the bar in 1897 and commenced practice in Norwich, Conn. Member of the State house of representatives in 1899 and 1900. Member of the [...]

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Higgins, William Lincoln

William Lincoln HigginsBorn on 1867, died in 1951. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Chesterfield, Hampshire County, Mass., March 8, 1867. Attended the public schools of Chesterfield and Northampton, Mass., and Deerfield (Mass.) Academy. Was graduated from the medical department of the University of the City of New York in 1890 and commenced the practice of [...]

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Hill, Ebenezer J.

Ebenezer J. HillBorn on 1845, died in 1917. State: Connecticut. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Connecticut. Born in Redding, Fairfield County, Conn., August 4, 1845. Attended the public schools, Center Academy, and Yale College in 1865 and [...]

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