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The 23rd U.S. Congress first met in Washington, D.C. on March 4, 1833 and it ended on March 4, 1835. It was a meeting of the United States Congress, composed by the House of Representatives and the Senate, as the primary organ of the Legislative Branch.

 

Adams, John

John AdamsBorn on 1778, died in 1854. State: New York. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from New York. Born in Oak Hill, town of Durham, Greene County, N.Y., August 26, 1778. Attended the common schools. Taught school in Durham. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in 1805 and commenced practice in Durham. Appointed surrogate of Greene County by Governor Tompkins in 1810. Member of the State assembly, [...]

Categories: A, Massachusetts, New York, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 10th-congress, 14th-congress, 22nd-congress, 23rd-congress, 24th-congress, 25th-congress, 26th-congress, 27th-congress, 28th-congress, 29th-congress, 30th-congress, 48th-congress, 49th-congress, 8th-congress, 9th-congress, AD, Adams, and John.



Adams, John Quincy

John Quincy AdamsBorn on 1767, died in 1848. State: Massachusetts. Senate Years of Service: From 1803 to 1808. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. (son of John Adams, father of Charles Francis Adams, brother-in-law of William Stephens Smith), a Senator [...]

Categories: A, Massachusetts, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 10th-congress, 22nd-congress, 23rd-congress, 24th-congress, 25th-congress, 26th-congress, 27th-congress, 28th-congress, 29th-congress, 30th-congress, 8th-congress, 9th-congress, AD, Adams, and John Quincy.



Allan, Chilton

Chilton AllanBorn on 1786, died in 1858. State: Kentucky. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Kentucky. Born in Albemarle County, Va., April 6, 1786. Moved with his mother to Winchester, Clark County, Ky., in 1797. Attended the common schools, and also received private instructions. Served an apprenticeship of three years as a wheelwright, studying law in his leisure time. Was admitted to the bar in [...]

Categories: A, Kentucky, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 22nd-congress, 23rd-congress, 24th-congress, AL, Allan, and Chilton.



Allen, Heman

Heman AllenBorn on 1777, died in 1844. State: Vermont. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Vermont. Born in Ashfield (now Deerfield), Mass., June 14,1777. Attended an academy in Chesterfield, N.H., for two years. Moved to Grand Isle, Vt. Studiedlaw. Was admitted to the bar in 1803 and commenced practice in Milton, Vt. Member of the Statehouse of representatives 1810-1814, 1816, 1817, 1822, and 1824-1826. [...]

Categories: A, Representative, Republican, and Vermont. Tags: 22nd-congress, 23rd-congress, 24th-congress, 25th-congress, AL, Allen, and Heman.



Allen, Heman

Heman AllenBorn on 1779, died in 1852. State: Vermont. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Vermont. Born in Poultney, Vt., February 23, 1779. Attended the common schools. Was graduated from Dartmouth College, Hanover, N.H., in 1795. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in 1801 and commenced practice in Colchester, Vt. Sheriff of Chittenden County in 1808 and 1809. Chief justice of the county court [...]

Categories: A, Representative, Republican, and Vermont. Tags: 15th-congress, 22nd-congress, 23rd-congress, 24th-congress, 25th-congress, AL, Allen, and Heman.



Allen, John James

John James AllenBorn on 1797, died in 1871. State: Virginia. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. (brother of Robert Allen), a Representative from Virginia. Born in Woodstock, Shenandoah County, Va.,September 25, 1797. Attended Dickinson College, Carlisle, Pa., in 1811 and 1812, and WashingtonCollege (now Washington and Lee University), Lexington, Va., in 1814 and 1815. Studied law. Wasadmitted to the bar in 1819 and commenced [...]

Categories: A, Representative, Republican, and Virginia. Tags: 23rd-congress, AL, Allen, and John James.



Allen, William

William AllenBorn on 1803, died in 1879. State: Ohio. Senate Years of Service: From 1837 to 1849. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative and a Senator from Ohio. Born in Edenton, Chowan County, N.C., December 18 or December 27, 1803. Moved to [...]

Categories: A, Ohio, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 23rd-congress, 25th-congress, 26th-congress, 27th-congress, 28th-congress, 29th-congress, 30th-congress, 36th-congress, 37th-congress, AL, Allen, and William.



Allen, William

William AllenBorn on 1827, died in 1881. State: Ohio. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Ohio. Born near Hamilton, Butler County, Ohio, August 13, 1827. Attended the public schools. Taught school. Studied law. Admitted to the bar in 1849 and commenced practice in Greenville, Ohio, in 1850. Prosecuting attorney of Darke County 1850-1854. Elected as a Democrat to the Thirty-sixth and Thirty-seventh [...]

Categories: A, Illinois, Ohio, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 23rd-congress, 25th-congress, 26th-congress, 27th-congress, 28th-congress, 29th-congress, 30th-congress, 36th-congress, 37th-congress, 38th-congress, AL, Allen, and William.



Anthony, Joseph Biles

Joseph Biles AnthonyBorn on 1795, died in 1851. State: Pennsylvania. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Pennsylvania. Born in Philadelphia, Pa., June 19, 1795. Attended the public schools. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar and practiced. Member of the State senate 1830-1833. Elected as a Jacksonian to the Twenty-third and Twenty-fourth Congresses (March 4, 1833-March 3, 1837). Appointed judge of [...]

Categories: A, Pennsylvania, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 23rd-congress, 24th-congress, AN, Anthony, Joseph, and Joseph Biles.



Archer, William Segar

William Segar ArcherBorn on 1789, died in 1855. State: Virginia. Senate Years of Service: From 1841 to 1847. Party: Republican. Member: Senator. (nephew of Joseph Eggleston), a Representative and a Senator from Virginia. Born at "The Lodge," Amelia County, [...]

Categories: A, Republican, Senator, and Virginia. Tags: 16th-congress, 17th-congress, 18th-congress, 19th-congress, 20th-congress, 21rst-congress, 22nd-congress, 23rd-congress, 27th-congress, 28th-congress, 29th-congress, AR, Archer, William, and William Segar.



Ashley, William Henry

William Henry AshleyBorn on 1778, died in 1838. State: Missouri. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Missouri. Born in Powhatan County, Va., in 1778. Attended the common schools. Moved to St. Genevieve, Mo. (then Upper Louisiana), in 1803. Engaged in the manufacture of saltpeter. Became a merchant and later a surveyor. Moved to St. Louis, Mo., in 1808. Brigadier general of militia during the War of [...]

Categories: A, Missouri, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 22nd-congress, 23rd-congress, 24th-congress, AS, Ashley, William, and William Henry.



Banks, John

John BanksBorn on 1793, died in 1864. State: Pennsylvania. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Pennsylvania. Born near Lewisburg, Juniata County, Pa.,October 17, 1793. Received a liberal education. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar andcommenced practice in Juniata County in 1819. Moved to Mercer County and continued the practiceof law. Elected as an Anti-Masonic candidate to the Twenty-second, [...]

Categories: B, Pennsylvania, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 22nd-congress, 23rd-congress, 24th-congress, BA, Banks, and John.



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.



Barnitz, Charles Augustus

Charles Augustus BarnitzBorn on 1780, died in 1850. State: Pennsylvania. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Pennsylvania. Born in York, York County, Pa., September11, 1780. Attended York County Academy, York, Pa. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in 1811and commenced practice in York. Member of the State senate, 1815-1819. From 1820 until his deathserved as agent of the heirs of William Penn for [...]

Categories: B, Pennsylvania, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 23rd-congress, BA, Barnitz, Charles, and Charles Augustus.



Barringer, Daniel Laurens

Daniel Laurens BarringerBorn on 1788, died in 1852. State: North Carolina. Member: Representative. (uncle of Daniel Moreau Barringer), a Representative from North Carolina. Born at "Poplar Grove," Cabarrus County, N.C., October 1, 1788. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar and commenced practice in Raleigh, Wake County, N.C. Member of the State house of commons in 1813, 1814, and 1819-1822. Elected as a Jacksonian to the Nineteenth Congress to fill [...]

Categories: B, North Carolina, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 19th-congress, 20th-congress, 21rst-congress, 22nd-congress, 23rd-congress, 28th-congress, 29th-congress, 30th-congress, BA, Barringer, Daniel, and Daniel Laurens.



Bates, Isaac Chapman

Isaac Chapman BatesBorn on 1779, died in 1845. State: Massachusetts. Senate Years of Service: From 1841 to 1845. Party: Republican. Member: Senator. A Representative and a Senator from Massachusetts. Born in Granville, Mass., January 23, 1779. Tutored privately. Graduated from Yale College in 1802. Admitted to the bar and commenced the practice of law in Northampton, Hampshire County, Mass., in 1808. Member, State [...]

Categories: B, Massachusetts, Republican, and Senator. Tags: 20th-congress, 21rst-congress, 22nd-congress, 23rd-congress, 26th-congress, 27th-congress, 28th-congress, 29th-congress, BA, Bates, Isaac, and Isaac Chapman.



Baylies, William

William BayliesBorn on 1776, died in 1865. State: Massachusetts. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. (brother of Francis Baylies), a Representative from Massachusetts. Born in Dighton, Mass., September 15, 1776. Was graduated from Brown University, Providence, R.I., in 1795. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar and commenced practice in Bridgewater (west parish) in 1799. Member of the State house of representatives in 1808, [...]

Categories: B, Massachusetts, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 11th-congress, 13th-congress, 14th-congress, 23rd-congress, BA, Baylies, and William.



Beale, James Madison Hite

James Madison Hite BealeBorn on 1786, died in 1866. State: Virginia. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Virginia. Born in Mount Airy, Shenandoah County, Va., February 7, 1786. Pursued preparatory studies. Engaged in agricultural pursuits. Member, State house of delegates, 1818-1819. Elected as a Jacksonian to the Twenty-third and Twenty-fourth Congresses (March 4, 1833-March 3, 1837). Chairman, [...]

Categories: B, Representative, Republican, and Virginia. Tags: 23rd-congress, 24th-congress, 31st-congress, 32nd-congress, BE, Beale, James, and James Madison Hite.



Bean, Benning Moulton

Benning Moulton BeanBorn on 1782, died in 1866. State: New Hampshire. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from New Hampshire. Born in Moultonboro, Carroll County, N.H., on January 9, 1782. Attended the public schools of Moultonboro and received private tutoring. Engaged in teaching and in agricultural pursuits. Selectman of Moultonboro 1811-1829 and 1832-1838. Justice of the peace in 1816. Trustee of Sandwich [...]

Categories: B, New Hampshire, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 23rd-congress, 24th-congress, BE, Bean, Benning, and Benning Moulton.



Beardsley, Samuel

Samuel BeardsleyBorn on 1790, died in 1860. State: New York. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from New York. Born in Hoosick, Rensselaer County, N.Y., February 6, 1790. Pursued academic studies. Taught school. Studied law in Rome, N.Y. Served as a lieutenant in the War of 1812 and took part in the defense of Sackets Harbor in 1813. Was admitted to the bar in 1815 and commenced practice in Watertown. Judge [...]

Categories: B, New York, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 22nd-congress, 23rd-congress, 24th-congress, 28th-congress, BE, Beardsley, and Samuel.



Beaty, Martin

Martin BeatyBorn on 1784, died in 1856. State: Kentucky. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Kentucky. Born in Abingdon, Va., on October 8, 1784. Iron furnace operator. Salt manufacturer. Rancher. Farmer. Member of the Kentucky state senate, 1824-1828 and 1832. Presidential elector, Clay and Sergeant in 1832 and, Harrison and Granger in 1836. Unsuccessful candidate for election to the Twenty-first [...]

Categories: B, Kentucky, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 23rd-congress, BE, Beaty, and Martin.



Beaumont, Andrew

Andrew BeaumontBorn on 1790, died in 1853. State: Pennsylvania. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Pennsylvania. Born in Lebanon, New London County, Conn., January 24, 1790. Moved to Pennsylvania in 1808. Studied law but never practiced. Collector of revenue in 1814. Prothonotary and clerk of the courts of Luzerne County, Pa., 1816-1819. Member of the State house of representatives in 1821, 1822, and [...]

Categories: B, Pennsylvania, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 23rd-congress, 24th-congress, Andrew, BE, and Beaumont.



Bell, James Martin

James Martin BellBorn on 1796, died in 1849. State: Ohio. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Ohio. Born in Huntingdon County, Pa., October 16, 1796. Attended the public schools. Studied law in Steubenville, Ohio. Was admitted to the bar in 1817 and commenced practice in Cambridge, Guernsey County, Ohio. Served as major general of the Fifteenth Division, Ohio Militia. Prosecuting attorney of Guernsey [...]

Categories: B, Ohio, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 23rd-congress, BE, Bell, and James Martin.



Bell, John

John BellBorn on 1796, died in 1869. State: Tennessee. Senate Years of Service: From 1847 to 1855; 1855. Party: Republican. Member: Senator. A Representative and a Senator from Tennessee. Born near Nashville, Tenn., February 18, 1796. Graduated from Cumberland [...]

Categories: B, Republican, Senator, and Tennessee. Tags: 20th-congress, 21rst-congress, 22nd-congress, 23rd-congress, 24th-congress, 25th-congress, 26th-congress, 30th-congress, 31st-congress, 32nd-congress, 33rd-congress, 34th-congress, 35th-congress, BE, Bell, and John.