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The 32nd U.S. Congress first met in Washington, D.C. on March 4, 1851 and it ended on March 4, 1853. 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.

 

Abercrombie, James

James AbercrombieBorn on 1795, died in 1861. State: Alabama. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Alabama. Born in Hancock County, Ga., in 1795. Attended the common schools. Moved to Alabama about 1812 and settled in Monroe (now Dallas) County, and later, in 1819, in Montgomery County. During the War of 1812 served as a corporal in Maj. F. Freeman's Squadron of Georgia Cavalry. Studied law. Member of [...]

Categories: A, Alabama, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 32nd-congress, 33rd-congress, AB, Abercrombie, and James.



Aiken, William

William AikenBorn on 1806, died in 1887. State: South Carolina. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. (cousin of David Wyatt Aiken), a Representative from South Carolina. Born in Charleston, S.C., January 28, 1806. Attended private schools. Was graduated from the College of [...]

Categories: A, Representative, Republican, and South Carolina. Tags: 32nd-congress, 33rd-congress, 34th-congress, AI, Aiken, and William.



Allen, Charles

Charles AllenBorn on 1797, died in 1869. State: Massachusetts. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. (son of Joseph Allen and grandnephew of Samuel Adams), a Representative from Massachusetts. Born in Worcester, Mass., August 9, 1797. Attended the Leicester Academy 1809-1811 and Yale College in 1811 and 1812. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in 1818 and commenced practice in New Braintree. Moved to Worcester in 1824 and [...]

Categories: A, Massachusetts, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 31st-congress, 32nd-congress, 49th-congress, 50th-congress, AL, Allen, and Charles.



Allen, Willis

Willis AllenBorn on 1806, died in 1859. State: Illinois. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. (father of William Joshua Allen), a Representative from Illinois. Born near Roanoke, Va., December 15, 1806. Attended the common schools. Taught school. Moved to Tennessee and settled in Wilson County. Moved to Franklin (now Williamson) County, Ill., in 1830 and engaged in agricultural pursuits. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar [...]

Categories: A, Illinois, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 32nd-congress, 33rd-congress, AL, Allen, and Willis.



Andrews, Charles

Charles AndrewsBorn on 1814, died in 1852. State: Maine. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Maine. Born in Paris, Oxford County, Maine, February 11, 1814. Attended the district school. Was graduated from Hebron (Maine) Academy. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in 1837 and commenced practice in Turner, Androscoggin County, Maine. Returned to Paris, Maine. Member of the State house of representatives [...]

Categories: A, Florida, Maine, Representative, Republican, and Senator. Tags: 32nd-congress, 74th-congress, 75th-congress, 76th-congress, 77th-congress, 78th-congress, 79th-congress, AN, Andrews, and Charles.



Appleton, John

John AppletonBorn on 1815, died in 1864. State: Maine. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Maine. Born in Beverly, Mass., February 11, 1815. Was graduated from Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine, in 1834. Studied law at the Cambridge Law School. Was admitted to the Cumberland bar in 1837 and commenced practice in Portland, Maine. Engaged in editorial work on the Eastern Argus and became editor in 1838. [...]

Categories: A, Maine, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 32nd-congress, AP, Appleton, and John.



Appleton, William

William AppletonBorn on 1786, died in 1862. State: Massachusetts. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. (cousin of Nathan Appleton), a Representative from Massachusetts. Born in Brookfield, Mass., November 16, 1786. Attended schools in New Ipswich, N.H., Francestown, N.H., and Tyngsboro, Mass. Worked in a country store at Temple, Hillsboro County, N.H., when fifteen years of age. Moved to Boston in 1807. Engaged in mercantile [...]

Categories: A, Massachusetts, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 32nd-congress, 33rd-congress, 37th-congress, AP, Appleton, and William.



Ashe, William Shepperd

William Shepperd AsheBorn on 1814, died in 1862. State: North Carolina. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. (brother of John Baptista Ashe of Tennessee, nephew of John Baptista Ashe of North Carolina and cousin of Thomas Samuel Ashe), a Representative from North Carolina. Born in Rocky Point, N.C., September 14, 1814. Attended school at Fayetteville, N.C., and pursued classical studies in Trinity College, Hartford, Conn. Engaged [...]

Categories: A, North Carolina, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 31st-congress, 32nd-congress, 33rd-congress, AS, Ashe, William, and William Shepperd.



Averett, Thomas Hamlet

Thomas Hamlet AverettBorn on 1800, died in 1855. State: Virginia. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Virginia. Born near Halifax, Halifax County, Va., July 10, 1800. Attended the common schools. Served as a drummer boy in the War of 1812. Studied medicine. Was graduated from Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, Pa., and practiced in Halifax and the adjacent counties. Served in the State senate in [...]

Categories: A, Representative, Republican, and Virginia. Tags: 31st-congress, 32nd-congress, AV, Averett, Thomas, and Thomas Hamlet.



Babcock, Leander

Leander BabcockBorn on 1811, died in 1864. State: New York. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from New York. Born in Paris, Oneida County, N.Y., March 1, 1811. Was graduated from Union College, Schenectady, N.Y., in 1830. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in 1834. Moved to Oswego, N.Y., and commenced the practice of law. District attorney for Oswego County 1841-1843. Mayor of Oswego in 1850 and 1851. [...]

Categories: B, New York, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 32nd-congress, BA, Babcock, and Leander.



Badger, George Edmund

George Edmund BadgerBorn on 1795, died in 1866. State: North Carolina. Senate Years of Service: From 1846 to 1855. Party: Republican. Member: Senator. A Senator from North Carolina. Born in New Bern, N.C., April 17, 1795. Instructed by private teachers and [...]

Categories: B, North Carolina, Republican, and Senator. Tags: 29th-congress, 30th-congress, 31st-congress, 32nd-congress, 33rd-congress, BA, Badger, George, and George Edmund.



Bailey, David Jackson

David Jackson BaileyBorn on 1812, died in 1897. State: Georgia. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Georgia. Born in Lexington, Ga., March 11, 1812. Educated by a private tutor. Moved to Jackson, Butts County, in 1829. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in 1831 and practiced. Elected to the State legislature before he was twenty-one, but was not permitted to take his seat because he was not of legal [...]

Categories: B, Georgia, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 32nd-congress, 33rd-congress, BA, Bailey, David, and David Jackson.



Barrere, Nelson

Nelson BarrereBorn on 1808, died in 1883. State: Ohio. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. (uncle of Granville Barrere), a Representative from Ohio. Born in New Market, near Hillsboro, Highland County, Ohio, April 1, 1808. Attended the common schools, and Hillsboro High School in 1827. Was graduated from Augusta (Ky.) College in 1830. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in 1833 and commenced practice in Hillsboro. Moved to [...]

Categories: B, Ohio, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 32nd-congress, BA, Barrere, and Nelson.



Bartlett, Thomas

Thomas BartlettBorn on 1808, died in 1876. State: Vermont. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Vermont. Born in Sutton, Caledonia County, Vt., June 18, 1808. Attended the common schools. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in 1833 and commenced practice in Groton, Vt. Moved to Lyndon, Vt., in 1836 and continued the practice of law. State's attorney for Caledonia County 1839-1842. Member of the [...]

Categories: B, Representative, Republican, and Vermont. Tags: 32nd-congress, BA, Bartlett, and Thomas.



Bayard, James

James BayardBorn on 1767, died in 1815. State: Delaware . Senate Years of Service: From 1804 to 1813. Party: Republican. Member: Senator. (father of Richard Henry Bayard and James Asheton Bayard, Jr., nephew of John Bubenheim Bayard, grandfather of Thomas Francis [...]

Categories: B, Delaware, Republican, and Senator. Tags: 10th-congress, 11th-congress, 12th-congress, 32nd-congress, 33rd-congress, 34th-congress, 35th-congress, 36th-congress, 37th-congress, 38th-congress, 40th-congress, 5th-congress, 6th-congress, 7th-congress, 8th-congress, 9th-congress, BA, Bayard, and James.



Bayard, James Asheton

James Asheton BayardBorn on 1799, died in 1880. State: Delaware . Senate Years of Service: From 1851 to 1864; 1867. Party: Republican. Member: Senator. (son of James Asheton Bayard, Sr., brother of Richard Henry Bayard, grandson of Richard Bassett, father of [...]

Categories: B, Delaware, Republican, and Senator. Tags: 10th-congress, 11th-congress, 12th-congress, 32nd-congress, 33rd-congress, 34th-congress, 35th-congress, 36th-congress, 37th-congress, 38th-congress, 40th-congress, 5th-congress, 6th-congress, 7th-congress, 8th-congress, 9th-congress, BA, Bayard, James, and James Asheton.



Bayly, Thomas

Thomas BaylyBorn on 1775, died in 1829. State: Maryland. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Maryland. Born at "Wellington," near Quantico, Somerset (now Wicomico) County, Md., September 13, 1775. Attended private schools and was graduated from Princeton College in 1797. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar and practiced in Somerset and Worcester Counties, Md. Member of the State house of delegates [...]

Categories: B, Maryland, Representative, Republican, and Virginia. Tags: 13th-congress, 15th-congress, 16th-congress, 17th-congress, 28th-congress, 29th-congress, 30th-congress, 31st-congress, 32nd-congress, 33rd-congress, 34th-congress, BA, Bayly, and Thomas.



Bayly, Thomas Henry

Thomas Henry BaylyBorn on 1810, died in 1856. State: Virginia. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. (son of Thomas Monteagle Bayly), a Representative from Virginia. Born at "Mount Custis," the family estate, near Drummondtown, Accomac County, Va., December 11, 1810. Attended the common schools and was graduated from the University of Virginia at Charlottesville in 1829. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in 1830 and commenced [...]

Categories: B, Representative, Republican, and Virginia. Tags: 28th-congress, 29th-congress, 30th-congress, 31st-congress, 32nd-congress, 33rd-congress, 34th-congress, BA, Bayly, and Thomas Henry.



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.



Bell, Hiram

Hiram BellBorn on 1808, died in 1855. State: Ohio. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Ohio. Born in Salem, Vt., April 22, 1808. Attended the public schools of his native city. Moved with his parents to Hamilton, Ohio, in 1826. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in 1829 and commenced practice in Greenville, Darke County, Ohio. Auditor of Darke County in 1829 and 1834. Member of the State house of [...]

Categories: B, Ohio, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 32nd-congress, BE, Bell, and Hiram.



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.



Bennett, Henry

Henry BennettBorn on 1808, died in 1868. State: New York. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from New York. Born in New Lisbon, Otsego County, N.Y., September 29, 1808. Attended the public schools. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in 1832 and commenced practice in New Berlin, Chenango County, N.Y. Served as clerk of the town of New Berlin in 1846. Elected as a Whig to the Thirty-first through the [...]

Categories: B, New York, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 31st-congress, 32nd-congress, 33rd-congress, 34th-congress, 35th-congress, BE, Bennett, and Henry.