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Jacob Harold Gallinger (March 28, 1837 - August 17, 1918), was a United States Senator from New Hampshire who served as president pro tempore of the Senate in 1912 and 1913. March 28 is the 87th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (88th in Leap years). ... | Queen Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1837 - 1901) 1837 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... August 17 is the 229th day of the year (230th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1918 (MCMXVIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. ... The United States Senate is the upper house of the U.S. Congress, smaller than the United States House of Representatives. ... Official language(s) English Capital Largest city Concord Manchester Area  Ranked 46th  - Total 9,359 sq. ... The United States Senate, according to the United States Constitution, (Article I), is required to choose a President Pro Tempore (or, president for a time, often shortened to President Pro Tem), who presides over the Senate in the absence of the Vice President. ...


Born in Cornwall, Ontario (Canada), Gallinger moved to the U.S. at an early age and studied medicine at the Cincinnati Eclectic Medical Institute, from which he graduated in 1858. He studied abroad for two years, and then returned to the United States and engaged in the practice of homeopathic medicine and surgery in Concord, New Hampshire. He was an active member of the American Institute of Homeopathy from 1868-80, and throughout his political career, he was a forthright advocate of the homeopathic school of thought and practice. He was elected to the New Hampshire House of Representatives and served from 1872 to 1873. Cornwall. ... Official website: www. ... The New Hampshire General Court is the state legislature of the U.S. state of New Hampshire. ...


He served as a member of the State constitutional convention in 1876. He was then elected to the New Hampshire Senate and served from 1878 to 1880. He became surgeon general of New Hampshire, with the rank of brigadier general, from 1879 to 1880. He was then elected as a Republican to the United States House of Representatives, serving from March 4, 1885 to March 3, 1889, but declined to be a candidate for reelection in 1888. A constitutional convention is a gathering of delegates for the purpose of writing a new constitution or revising an existing constitution. ... The General Court meets in the New Hampshire State House The New Hampshire General Court is the state legislature of the U.S. state of New Hampshire. ... Surgeon General can have several different meanings. ... A Brigadier General, or one-star general, is the lowest rank of general officer in the United States and some other countries, ranking just above Colonel and just below Major General. ... This article is about the modern United States Republican Party. ... The chamber of the United States House of Representatives is located in the south wing of the Capitol building, in Washington, D.C.. This photograph shows a rare glimpse of the four vote tallying boards (the blackish squares across the top), which display each members name and vote as... March 4 is the 63rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (64th in leap years). ... 1885 (MDCCCLXXXV) is a common year starting on Thursday. ... March 3 is the 62nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (63rd in leap years). ... 1889 (MDCCCLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ...


After a brief stint returning to the New Hampshire House, Gallinger was elected to the United States Senate in 1891. He was reelected in 1897, 1903, 1909, and 1914, and served from March 4, 1891 until his death in Franklin, New Hampshire in 1918. March 4 is the 63rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (64th in leap years). ... 1891 (MDCCCXCI) was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... Franklin is a city located in Merrimack County, New Hampshire, at the merging of the Pemigewasset and Winnipesaukee Rivers to form the Merrimack River. ...


He was President pro tempore during the Sixty-second Congress, and was also Republican Conference chairman. His additional achievements included chairman of the Committee on Transportation Routes to the Seaboard, Committee on Pensions, Committee on the District of Columbia, and chairman of the Merchant Marine Commission. A President Pro Tempore is a constitutionally recognized officer of the United States Senate who presides over the chamber in the absence of the President of the Senate. ... The United States Senate Committee on the District of Columbia was one of the first standing committees created in the Senate, in 1816. ...


Gallinger was interred at Blossom Hill Cemetery, Concord.

Preceded by:
Ossian Ray
U.S. Congressman from New Hampshire
18851889
Succeeded by:
Orren C. Moore
Preceded by:
Henry W. Blair
United States Senator from New Hampshire
18911918
Succeeded by:
Irving W. Drew
Preceded by:
William P. Frye
President pro tempore of the United States Senate
Varying pro tems
Succeeded by:
James P. Clarke
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References

  • American National Biography; Dictionary of American Biography; Schlup, Leonard. "Consistent Conservative: Jacob Harold Gallinger and the Presidential Campaign of 1912 in New Hampshire." International Review of History and Political Science 21 (August 1984): 49-57; U.S. Congress. Memorial Services for Jacob Harold Gallinger. 65th Cong., 3rd sess., 1918-1919. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1919.
  • Biography at the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress

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