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The 48th U.S. Congress first met in Washington, D.C. on March 4, 1883 and it ended on March 4, 1885. 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, 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, 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 Joseph

John Joseph AdamsBorn on 1848, died in 1919. State: New York. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from New York. Born in Douglas Town, Province of New Brunswick, Dominion of Canada, September 16, 1848. Attended the local school. Came to the United States and settled in New York City in 1864. Engaged as a clerk with a dry-goods firm until 1874. Was graduated from Columbia Law School in 1876. Was admitted to [...]

Categories: A, New York, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 48th-congress, 49th-congress, AD, Adams, and John Joseph.



Aldrich, Nelson Wilmarth

Nelson Wilmarth AldrichBorn on 1841, died in 1915. State: Rhode Island. Senate Years of Service: From 1881 to 1911. Party: Republican. Member: Senator. (father of Richard Steere Aldrich, cousin of William Aldrich, grandfather of Nelson Aldrich [...]

Categories: A, Republican, Rhode Island, and Senator. Tags: 46th-congress, 47th-congress, 48th-congress, 49th-congress, 50th-congress, 51st-congress, 52nd-congress, 53rd-congress, 54th-congress, 55th-congress, 56th-congress, 57th-congress, 58th-congress, 59th-congress, 60th-congress, 61st-congress, AL, Aldrich, Nelson, and Nelson Wilmarth.



Alexander, Armstead Milton

Armstead Milton AlexanderBorn on 1834, died in 1892. State: Missouri. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Missouri. Born near Winchester, Clark County, Ky., May 26, 1834. Moved to Monroe County, Mo., with his parents, who settled near Paris. Attended the common schools. Worked at the blacksmith trade in 1848. Engaged in gold mining in California in 1849. Was graduated from Bethany College, Bethany, Va. [...]

Categories: A, Missouri, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 48th-congress, AL, Alexander, Armstead, and Armstead Milton.



Allison, William Boyd

William Boyd AllisonBorn on 1829, died in 1908. State: Iowa. Senate Years of Service: From 1873 to 1908. Party: Republican. Member: Senator. A Representative and a Senator from Iowa. Born in Perry, Ohio, March 2, 1829. Attended country schools, the academy [...]

Categories: A, Iowa, Republican, and Senator. Tags: 38th-congress, 39th-congress, 40th-congress, 41st-congress, 43rd-congress, 44th-congress, 45th-congress, 46th-congress, 47th-congress, 48th-congress, 49th-congress, 50th-congress, 51st-congress, 52nd-congress, 53rd-congress, 54th-congress, 55th-congress, 56th-congress, 57th-congress, 58th-congress, 59th-congress, 60th-congress, AL, Allison, William, and William Boyd.



Anderson, John

John AndersonBorn on 1792, died in 1853. State: Maine. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Maine. Born in Windham, Maine, July 30, 1792. Attended the common schools. Was graduated from Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine, in 1813. Studied law. Was [...]

Categories: A, California, Illinois, Kansas, Maine, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 19th-congress, 20th-congress, 21rst-congress, 22nd-congress, 46th-congress, 47th-congress, 48th-congress, 49th-congress, 50th-congress, 51st-congress, 76th-congress, 77th-congress, 78th-congress, 79th-congress, 80th-congress, 81st-congress, 82nd-congress, 87th-congress, 88th-congress, 89th-congress, 90th-congress, 91st-congress, 92nd-congress, 93rd-congress, 94th-congress, 95th-congress, 96th-congress, AN, Anderson, and John.



Anderson, John Alexander

John Alexander AndersonBorn on 1834, died in 1892. State: Kansas. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Kansas. Born near Pigeon Creek, Washington County, Pa., June 26, 1834. Attended public and private schools. Was graduated from Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, in 1853. Ordained a Presbyterian minister in 1857 and began preaching in Stockton, Calif. Elected trustee of the State insane asylum in 1860. [...]

Categories: A, Kansas, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 46th-congress, 47th-congress, 48th-congress, 49th-congress, 50th-congress, 51st-congress, AN, Anderson, and John Alexander.



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.



Arnot, John

John ArnotBorn on 1831, died in 1886. State: New York. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from New York. Born in Elmira, Chemung County, N.Y., March 11, 1831. Educated at private schools in his native city. Entered Yale College, but left before graduation to enter business. Upon the death of his father became engaged in banking in Elmira. President of the village 1859-1864. President of the board of trustees [...]

Categories: A, New York, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 48th-congress, 49th-congress, AR, Arnot, and John.



Atkinson, Louis Evans

Louis Evans AtkinsonBorn on 1841, died in 1910. State: Pennsylvania. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Pennsylvania. Born in Delaware Township, Juniata County, Pa., April 16, 1841. Attended the common schools and Airy View and Milnwood Academies. Studied medicine and was graduated from the medical department of the College of the City of New York March 4, 1861. During the Civil War entered the medical [...]

Categories: A, Pennsylvania, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 48th-congress, 49th-congress, 50th-congress, 51st-congress, 52nd-congress, AT, Atkinson, Louis, and Louis Evans.



Bagley, John Holroyd

John Holroyd BagleyBorn on 1832, died in 1902. State: New York. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from New York. Born in Hudson, Columbia County, N.Y., November 26, 1832. Attended the common schools. Went to California in 1851 and engaged in mining and other pursuits. Returned to New York and engaged in steamboating on the Hudson River. Settled in Catskill, Greene County, N.Y., and engaged in mercantile [...]

Categories: B, New York, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 44th-congress, 48th-congress, BA, Bagley, John, and John Holroyd.



Ballentine, John Goff

John Goff BallentineBorn on 1825, died in 1915. State: Tennessee. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Tennessee. Born in Pulaski, Giles County, Tenn., May 20, 1825. Was graduated from Wurtemberg Academy in 1841, from the University of Nashville in 1845, and from the law department of Harvard University in 1848. Was a member of the faculty of Livingston Law School in New York. Commenced the practice of law [...]

Categories: B, Representative, Republican, and Tennessee. Tags: 48th-congress, 49th-congress, BA, Ballentine, John, and John Goff.



Barbour, John

John BarbourBorn on 1820. State: Virginia. Party: Republican. Congresses representative 18th federal congress 19th federal congress 20th federal congress 21rst federal congress 22nd federal congress 47th federal congress 48th federal congress 49th federal congress 51st federal congress 52nd [...]

Categories: B, Republican, and Virginia. Tags: 18th-congress, 19th-congress, 20th-congress, 21rst-congress, 22nd-congress, 47th-congress, 48th-congress, 49th-congress, 51st-congress, 52nd-congress, BA, Barbour, and John.



Barksdale, Ethelbert

Ethelbert BarksdaleBorn on 1824, died in 1893. State: Mississippi. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. (brother of William Barksdale), a Representative from Mississippi. Born in Smyrna, Rutherford County, Tenn., January 4, 1824. Moved to Jackson, Hinds County, Miss. Adopted journalism as a profession. Edited the official journal of the State 1854-1861 and 1876-1883. Member of the Confederate Congress 1861-1865. Delegate to [...]

Categories: B, Mississippi, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 48th-congress, 49th-congress, BA, Barksdale, and Ethelbert.



Barr, Samuel Fleming

Samuel Fleming BarrBorn on 1829, died in 1919. State: Pennsylvania. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Pennsylvania. Born near Coleraine, County Antrim, Ireland, June 15, 1829. Immigrated to the United States in 1831 with his parents, who settled in Harrisburg, Pa. Attended the common schools. Freight agent of the Pittsburgh, Fort Wayne & Chicago Railroad in 1855 and 1856. Early in the Civil War was [...]

Categories: B, Pennsylvania, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 47th-congress, 48th-congress, BA, Barr, Samuel, and Samuel Fleming.



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.



Bayne, Thomas Mckee

Thomas Mckee BayneBorn on 1836, died in 1894. State: Pennsylvania. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from Pennsylvania. Born in Bellevue, Allegheny County, Pa., June 14, 1836. Attended the public schools and Westminster College, New Wilmington, Pa. Studied law. During the Civil War entered the Union Army in July 1862 as colonel of the One Hundred and Thirty-sixth Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry. [...]

Categories: B, Pennsylvania, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 45th-congress, 46th-congress, 47th-congress, 48th-congress, 49th-congress, 50th-congress, 51st-congress, BA, Bayne, Thomas, and Thomas Mckee.



Beach, Lewis

Lewis BeachBorn on 1835, died in 1886. State: New York. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from New York. Born in New York City March 30, 1835. Was graduated from the Yale Law School in 1856. Was admitted to the bar the same year and commenced practice in New York. Took up residence in Orange County, N.Y., in 1861. Member and treasurer of the Democratic State central committee 1877-1879. Elected as a [...]

Categories: B, New York, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 47th-congress, 48th-congress, 49th-congress, BE, Beach, and Lewis.



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.



Belford, James Burns

James Burns BelfordBorn on 1837, died in 1910. State: Colorado. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. (cousin of Joseph McCrum Belford), a Representative from Colorado. Born in Lewistown, Mifflin County, Pa., September 28, 1837. Attended the common schools and Dickinson College, Carlisle, Pa. Studied law. Was admitted to the bar in 1859. Moved to California, Moniteau County, Mo., and commenced practice. Moved to La Porte, La [...]

Categories: B, Colorado, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 44th-congress, 45th-congress, 46th-congress, 47th-congress, 48th-congress, BE, Belford, James, and James Burns.



Belmont, Perry

Perry BelmontBorn on 1851, died in 1947. State: New York. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. (brother of Oliver Hazard Perry Belmont), a Representative from New York. Born in New York City December 28, 1851. Attended Everest Military Academy, Hamden, Conn., and was [...]

Categories: B, New York, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 47th-congress, 48th-congress, 49th-congress, 50th-congress, BE, Belmont, and Perry.



Bennett, Risden Tyler

Risden Tyler BennettBorn on 1840, died in 1913. State: North Carolina. Party: Republican. Member: Representative. A Representative from North Carolina. Born in Wadesboro, Anson County, N.C., June 18, 1840. Attended the common schools and Anson Institute. Was graduated from Cumberland University and from Lebanon Law School, Tennessee, in 1859. During the Civil War enlisted in the Confederate Army as a private on April 30, 1861, and [...]

Categories: B, North Carolina, Representative, and Republican. Tags: 48th-congress, 49th-congress, BE, Bennett, Risden, and Risden Tyler.