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The 42nd U.S. Congress first met in Washington, D.C. on March 4, 1871 and it ended on March 4, 1873. 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.

 

Acker, Ephraim Leister

Ephraim Leister AckerBorn on 1827, died in 1903. State: Pennsylvania. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Pennsylvania. Born in Marlboro Township, Montgomery County, Pa., January 11, 1827. Attended the common schools and the academy at Sumneytown. Was graduated from Marshall College, Mercersburg, Pa., September 8, 1847. Taught school for two years. Was graduated in medicine from the University of [...]

Categories: A, Pennsylvania, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 42nd-congress, AC, Acker, Ephraim, and Ephraim Leister.



Adams, George Everett

George Everett AdamsBorn on 1840, died in 1917. State: Illinois. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Illinois. Born in Keene, Cheshire County, N.H., June 18, 1840. Moved with his parents to Chicago, Ill., in 1853. Attended Phillips Exeter Academy, Exeter, N.H. Was graduated from Harvard University in 1860. During the Civil War enlisted in the First Regiment, Illinois Volunteer Artillery. Attended the [...]

Categories: A, Illinois, Kentucky, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 40th-congress, 41st-congress, 42nd-congress, 43rd-congress, 48th-congress, 49th-congress, 50th-congress, 51st-congress, AD, Adams, George, and George Everett.



Adams, George Madison

George Madison AdamsBorn on 1837, died in 1920. State: Kentucky. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. (nephew of Green Adams), a Representative from Kentucky. Born in Barbourville, Knox County, Ky., December 20, 1837. Received private instruction from his father and [...]

Categories: A, Kentucky, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 40th-congress, 41st-congress, 42nd-congress, 43rd-congress, AD, Adams, and George Madison.



Ames, Oakes

Oakes AmesBorn on 1804, died in 1873. State: Massachusetts. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Massachusetts. Born in Easton, Mass., January 10, 1804. Attended the public schools and Dighton (Mass.) Academy. Engaged in the manufacture of shovels in [...]

Categories: A, Massachusetts, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 38th-congress, 39th-congress, 40th-congress, 41st-congress, 42nd-congress, AM, Ames, and Oakes.



Anthony, Henry Bowen

Henry Bowen AnthonyBorn on 1815, died in 1884. State: Rhode Island. Senate Years of Service: From 1859 to 1884. Party: Republican. Member: Senator. A Senator from Rhode Island. Born in Coventry, R.I., April 1, 1815. Attended a private school in Providence, [...]

Categories: A, Republican, Rhode Island, and Senator. Tags: 36th-congress, 37th-congress, 38th-congress, 39th-congress, 40th-congress, 41st-congress, 42nd-congress, 43rd-congress, 44th-congress, 45th-congress, 46th-congress, 47th-congress, 48th-congress, AN, Anthony, Henry, and Henry Bowen.



Archer, Stevenson

Stevenson ArcherBorn on 1827, died in 1898. State: Maryland. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. (son of Stevenson Archer [1786-1848] and grandson of John Archer), a Representative from Maryland. Born at 'Medical Hall,' near Churchville, Harford County, Md., February 28, 1827. Attended Bel Air Academy, and was graduated from Princeton College in 1848. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in 1850 and commenced practice [...]

Categories: A, Maryland, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 12th-congress, 13th-congress, 14th-congress, 16th-congress, 40th-congress, 41st-congress, 42nd-congress, 43rd-congress, AR, Archer, and Stevenson.



Archer, Stevenson

Stevenson ArcherBorn on 1786, died in 1848. State: Maryland. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. (son of John Archer and father of Stevenson Archer [1827-1898]), a Representative from Maryland. Born at 'Medical Hall,' near Churchville, Harford County, Md., October 11, 1786. Attended Nottingham Academy, Maryland, and was graduated from Princeton College in 1805. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar of Harford County in [...]

Categories: A, Maryland, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 12th-congress, 13th-congress, 14th-congress, 16th-congress, 40th-congress, 41st-congress, 42nd-congress, 43rd-congress, AR, Archer, and Stevenson.



Armstrong, Moses Kimball

Moses Kimball ArmstrongBorn on 1832, died in 1906. State: Dakota. Party: Republican. Member: Delegate. A Delegate from the Territory of Dakota. Born in Milan, Erie County, Ohio, September 19, 1832. Attended Huron Institute and Western Reserve College, Cleveland, Ohio. Moved to the Territory of Minnesota in 1856. Elected surveyor of Mower County, and assigned to survey the United States lands in 1858. Moved to Yankton, then a small [...]

Categories: A, Dakota, Delegate, and Republican. Tags: 42nd-congress, 43rd-congress, AR, Armstrong, Moses, and Moses Kimball.



Arthur, William Evans

William Evans ArthurBorn on 1825, died in 1897. State: Kentucky. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Kentucky. Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, March 3, 1825. Moved with his parents to Covington, Ky., where he received instruction from private tutors and also in private schools. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in 1850 and commenced practice in Covington. Commonwealth attorney for the ninth judicial district [...]

Categories: A, Kentucky, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 42nd-congress, 43rd-congress, AR, Arthur, William, and William Evans.



Averill, John Thomas

John Thomas AverillBorn on 1825, died in 1889. State: Minnesota. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Minnesota. Born in Alna, Lincoln County, Maine, March 1, 1825. Attended the common schools. Moved with his parents to Montville, Maine, in 1838. Was graduated from the Maine Wesleyan Seminary at Readfield in 1846. Taught school for a short time, and subsequently engaged in lumbering for one year. Moved to [...]

Categories: A, Minnesota, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 42nd-congress, 43rd-congress, AV, Averill, John, and John Thomas.



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.



Barber, Joel Allen

Joel Allen BarberBorn on 1809, died in 1881. State: Wisconsin. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Wisconsin. Born in Georgia (near St. Albans), Franklin County, Vt., January 17, 1809. Attended the common schools, Georgia Academy, and the University of Vermont, Burlington, Vt. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in 1834 in Prince George's County, Md., where he was teaching school, and commenced [...]

Categories: B, Representative, Republican, and Wisconsin. Tags: 42nd-congress, 43rd-congress, BA, Barber, Joel, and Joel Allen.



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.



Barry, Henry W.

Henry W. BarryBorn on 1840, died in 1875. State: Mississippi. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Mississippi. Born in Schoharie County, N.Y., in April 1840. Self-educated. Principal of Locust Grove Academy in Kentucky. During the Civil War enlisted in the Union Army. Organized a regiment of colored troops in Kentucky. Commissioned first lieutenant of the Tenth Regiment, Kentucky Volunteer Infantry, [...]

Categories: B, Mississippi, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 41st-congress, 42nd-congress, 43rd-congress, BA, Barry, Henry, and Henry W.



Bayard, Thomas

Thomas BayardBorn on 1828, died in 1898. State: Delaware . Senate Years of Service: From 1869 to 1885. Party: Republican. Member: Senator. (son of James Asheton Bayard, Jr., and father of Thomas Francis Bayard, Jr.), a Senator from Delaware. Born in Wilmington, [...]

Categories: B, Delaware, Republican, and Senator. Tags: 41st-congress, 42nd-congress, 43rd-congress, 44th-congress, 45th-congress, 46th-congress, 47th-congress, 48th-congress, 49th-congress, 67th-congress, 68th-congress, 69th-congress, 70th-congress, BA, Bayard, and Thomas.



Bayard, Thomas Francis

Thomas Francis BayardBorn on 1868, died in 1942. State: Delaware . Senate Years of Service: From 1922 to 1929. Party: Republican. Member: Senator. (son of Thomas Francis Bayard, Sr., and grandson of James Asheton Bayard, Jr.), a Senator from Delaware. Born [...]

Categories: B, Delaware, Republican, and Senator. Tags: 41st-congress, 42nd-congress, 43rd-congress, 44th-congress, 45th-congress, 46th-congress, 47th-congress, 48th-congress, 49th-congress, 67th-congress, 68th-congress, 69th-congress, 70th-congress, BA, Bayard, Thomas, and Thomas Francis.



Beatty, John

John BeattyBorn on 1828, died in 1914. State: Ohio. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Ohio. Born near Sandusky, Erie County, Ohio, December 16, 1828. Attended the common schools. Entered the banking business in 1852, and subsequently, with his brother, conducted a bank in Cardington, Morrow County, Ohio. At the beginning of the Civil War volunteered as a private in the Third Regiment, Ohio Volunteer [...]

Categories: B, Ohio, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 3rd-congress, 40th-congress, 41st-congress, 42nd-congress, BE, Beatty, and John.



Beatty, John

John BeattyBorn on 1749, died in 1826. State: Ohio. Member: Representative. A Delegate and a Representative from New Jersey. Born in Neshaminy, Bucks County, Pa., December 10, 1749. Was graduated from the College of New Jersey (now Princeton University) in 1769. Studied medicine in Philadelphia and practiced in Bucks County. Entered the Revolutionary Army in 1775 and had attained the rank of major when he was made prisoner at the surrender of Fort [...]

Categories: B, Ohio, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 3rd-congress, 40th-congress, 41st-congress, 42nd-congress, BE, Beatty, and John.



Beck, Erasmus Williams

Erasmus Williams BeckBorn on 1833, died in 1898. State: Georgia. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Georgia. Born in McDonough, Henry County, Ga., October 21, 1833. Attended the local schools of his native county, a private school, and Mercer University, Macon, Ga., for two years. In 1855, on account of ill health, returned to McDonough and began the study of law. Moved to Griffin, Ga., in 1856 and [...]

Categories: B, Georgia, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 42nd-congress, BE, Beck, Erasmus, and Erasmus Williams.



Beck, James Burnie

James Burnie BeckBorn on 1822, died in 1890. State: Kentucky. Senate Years of Service: From 1877 to 1890. Party: Republican. Member: Senator. A Representative and a Senator from Kentucky. Born in Dumfriesshire, Scotland, February 13, 1822. Immigrated to the [...]

Categories: B, Kentucky, Pennsylvania, Representative, Republican, and Senator. Tags: 40th-congress, 41st-congress, 42nd-congress, 43rd-congress, 45th-congress, 46th-congress, 47th-congress, 48th-congress, 49th-congress, 50th-congress, 51st-congress, 70th-congress, 71st-congress, 72nd-congress, 73rd-congress, BE, Beck, James, and James Burnie.



Bell, Samuel

Samuel BellBorn on 1770, died in 1850. State: New Hampshire. Senate Years of Service: From 1823 to 1835. Member: Senator. (father of James Bell, grandfather of Samuel Newell Bell, and uncle of Charles Henry Bell), a Senator from New Hampshire. Born in Londonderry, N.H., February 9, [...]

Categories: B, New Hampshire, Representative, Republican, and Senator. Tags: 18th-congress, 19th-congress, 20th-congress, 21rst-congress, 22nd-congress, 23rd-congress, 42nd-congress, 44th-congress, BE, Bell, and Samuel.



Bell, Samuel Newell

Samuel Newell BellBorn on 1829, died in 1889. State: New Hampshire. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. (grandson of Samuel Bell and nephew of James Bell), a Representative from New Hampshire. Born in Chester, Rockingham County, N.H., March 25, 1829. Attended school in Francestown, N.H., and Phillips Academy, Andover, Mass. Was graduated from Dartmouth College, Hanover, N.H., in 1847. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in [...]

Categories: B, New Hampshire, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 42nd-congress, 44th-congress, BE, Bell, and Samuel Newell.