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The 34th U.S. Congress first met in Washington, D.C. on March 4, 1855 and it ended on March 4, 1857. 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.

 

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.



Akers, Thomas Peter

Thomas Peter AkersBorn on 1828, died in 1877. State: Missouri. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Missouri. Born in Knox County, Ohio, October 4, 1828. Attended school in Cleveland, Ohio. Was graduated from an Ohio college. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar. Taught school for a time in Kentucky. Moved to Lexington, Mo., in 1853. Professor of mathematics and moral philosophy in Masonic College, [...]

Categories: A, Missouri, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 34th-congress, AK, Akers, Thomas, and Thomas Peter.



Albright, Charles

Charles AlbrightBorn on 1830, died in 1880. State: Pennsylvania. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Pennsylvania. Born in Bucks County, Pa., December 13, 1830. Attended Dickinson College, Carlisle, Pa. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in [...]

Categories: A, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 34th-congress, 43rd-congress, AL, Albright, and Charles.



Albright, Charles Jefferson

Charles Jefferson AlbrightBorn on 1816, died in 1883. State: Ohio. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Ohio. Born in Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pa., May 9, 1816. Moved with his parents in 1824 to Allegheny County, Pa. Received a limited schooling. Was employed in a harness shop and as a clerk in a rural store. Apprenticed as a printer. Moved to Guernsey County, Ohio, in 1832 and settled on a farm near [...]

Categories: A, Ohio, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 34th-congress, AL, Albright, and Charles Jefferson.



Allen, James Browning

James Browning Allen Born on 1912, died in 1978. State: Alabama. Senate Years of Service: From 1969 to 1978. Party: Republican. Member: Senator. (husband of Maryon Pittman Allen), a Senator from Alabama. Born in Gadsden, Etowah County, Ala., December 28, [...]

Categories: A, Alabama, Illinois, Representative, Republican, and Senator. Tags: 33rd-congress, 34th-congress, 38th-congress, 91st-congress, 92nd-congress, 93rd-congress, 94th-congress, 95th-congress, AL, Allen, James, James Browning, and Long Read.



Allen, James Cameron

James Cameron AllenBorn on 1822, died in 1912. State: Illinois. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Illinois. Born in Shelby County, Ky., January 29, 1822. Attended the public schools. Moved to Indiana in 1830. Studied law. Was admitted to [...]

Categories: A, Illinois, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 33rd-congress, 34th-congress, 38th-congress, AL, Allen, and James Cameron.



Anderson, James Patton

James Patton AndersonBorn on 1822, died in 1872. State: Washington. Party: Republican. Member: Delegate. A Delegate from the Territory of Washington. Born near Winchester, Franklin County, Tenn., February 16, 1822. Was graduated from Jefferson College, Canonsburg, Pa., in 1842. Moved to Kentucky. Studied law at Montrose Law School, Frankfort, Ky. Was admitted to the bar and practiced in Hernando, Miss., from 1842 to 1846. Raised a [...]

Categories: A, Delegate, Republican, and Washington. Tags: 34th-congress, AN, Anderson, James, and James Patton.



Ball, Edward

Edward BallBorn on 1811, died in 1872. State: Ohio. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Ohio. Born in Fairfax County, near Falls Church, Va., November 6, 1811. Attended the village school. Moved to Ohio and located near Zanesville. Engaged in agricultural pursuits. Deputy sheriff of Muskingum County in 1837 and 1838 and sheriff 1839-1843. Member of the State house of representatives 1845-1849. Became [...]

Categories: B, Ohio, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 33rd-congress, 34th-congress, BA, Ball, and Edward.



Banks, Nathaniel Prentice

Nathaniel Prentice BanksBorn on 1816, died in 1894. State: Massachusetts. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Massachusetts. Born in Waltham, Mass., January 30, 1816. Attended the common schools. A machinist by trade. Editor of a weekly [...]

Categories: B, Massachusetts, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 33rd-congress, 34th-congress, 35th-congress, 39th-congress, 40th-congress, 41st-congress, 42nd-congress, 44th-congress, 45th-congress, 51st-congress, BA, Banks, Nathaniel, and Nathaniel Prentice.



Barbour, Lucien

Lucien BarbourBorn on 1811, died in 1880. State: Indiana. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Indiana. Born in Canton, Hartford County, Conn., March 4, 1811. Was graduated from Amherst (Mass.) College in 1837. Moved to Indiana the same year and settled in Madison, Jefferson County. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar and commenced practice in Indianapolis, Ind., in 1839. Acted a number of times as [...]

Categories: B, Indiana, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 34th-congress, BA, Barbour, and Lucien.



Barclay, David

David BarclayBorn on 1823, died in 1889. State: Pennsylvania. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Pennsylvania. Born in Punxsutawney, Jefferson County, Pa., in 1823. Attended Washington (now Washington and Jefferson) College, Washington, Pa. Studied law in Pittsburgh. Was admitted to the bar and practiced in Punxsutawney, Brookville, and Kittanning, Pa. One of the editors and publishers of the Pittsburgh [...]

Categories: B, Pennsylvania, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 34th-congress, BA, Barclay, and David.



Barksdale, William

William BarksdaleBorn on 1821, died in 1863. State: Mississippi. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. (brother of Ethelbert Barksdale), a Representative from Mississippi. Born in Rutherford County, Tenn., August 21, 1821. Attended the University of Nashville. Studied [...]

Categories: B, Mississippi, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 33rd-congress, 34th-congress, 35th-congress, 36th-congress, BA, Barksdale, and William.



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.



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.



Bell, Peter Hansbrough

Peter Hansbrough BellBorn on 1812, died in 1898. State: Texas. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Texas. Born in Spotsylvania County, Va., May 12, 1812. Attended the public schools. Moved to Texas in 1836 during the war for Texan independence. Participated in the Battle of San Jacinto. Assistant adjutant general of the Texan forces in 1837 and inspector general in 1839. Served in the Mexican War as [...]

Categories: B, Representative, Republican, and Texas. Tags: 33rd-congress, 34th-congress, BE, Bell, Peter, and Peter Hansbrough.



Bennett, Hendley Stone

Hendley Stone BennettBorn on 1807, died in 1891. State: Mississippi. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Mississippi. Born near Franklin, Williamson County, Tenn., April 7, 1807. Attended the public schools in West Point, Miss. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in 1830 and commenced practice in Columbus, Miss. Judge of the circuit court 1846-1854. Elected as a Democrat to the Thirty-fourth Congress [...]

Categories: B, Mississippi, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 34th-congress, BE, Bennett, Hendley, and Hendley Stone.