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Encyclopedia > Julius Rockwell
Julius Rockwell

Junior Senator, Massachusetts
In office
June 3, 1854January 31, 1855
Preceded by Edward Everett
Succeeded by Henry Wilson

Born April 26, 1805
Colebrook, Connecticut
Died May 19, 1888
Lenox, Massachusetts
Political party Whig
Profession Lawyer

Julius Rockwell (April 26, 1805May 19, 1888) was a United States politician from Massachusetts, and the father of Francis Williams Rockwell. Official language(s) English Capital Boston Largest city Boston Area  Ranked 44th  - Total 10,555 sq mi (27,360 km²)  - Width 183 miles (295 km)  - Length 113 miles (182 km)  - % water 13. ... June 3 is the 154th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (155th in leap years), with 211 days remaining. ... 1854 (MDCCCLIV) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... January 31 is the 31st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1855 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... Edward Everett (April 11, 1794 – January 15, 1865) was a Whig Party politician from Massachusetts. ... Henry Wilson Henry Wilson (February 16, 1812–November 22, 1875) was a Senator from Massachusetts and the eighteenth Vice President of the United States. ... April 26 is the 116th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (117th in leap years). ... 1805 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... Colebrook is a town located in Litchfield County, Connecticut. ... May 19 is the 139th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (140th in leap years). ... 1888 (MDCCCLXXXVIII) is a leap year starting on Sunday (click on link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a leap year starting on Tuesday of the Julian calendar. ... Settled: 1750 â€“ Incorporated: 1775 Zip Code(s): 01240 â€“ Area Code(s): 413 Official website: http://www. ... The Whig Party was a political party of the United States during the era of Jacksonian democracy. ... For the fish called lawyer, see Burbot. ... April 26 is the 116th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (117th in leap years). ... 1805 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... May 19 is the 139th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (140th in leap years). ... 1888 (MDCCCLXXXVIII) is a leap year starting on Sunday (click on link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a leap year starting on Tuesday of the Julian calendar. ... Official language(s) English Capital Boston Largest city Boston Area  Ranked 44th  - Total 10,555 sq mi (27,360 km²)  - Width 183 miles (295 km)  - Length 113 miles (182 km)  - % water 13. ... ROCKWELL, Francis Williams, (son of Julius Rockwell), a Representative from Massachusetts; born in Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Mass. ...


Rockwell was born in Colebrook, Connecticut and educated at private schools and then Yale, where he studied law, graduating in 1826. He was admitted to the bar and in 1830 commenced practice in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. He was elected a member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives in 1834 and served four years, three of them as Speaker. Rockwell was appointed commissioner of the Bank of Massachusetts from 1838 to 1840. Colebrook is a town located in Litchfield County, Connecticut. ... Yale redirects here. ... A bar association is a professional body of lawyers who, in some jurisdictions, are responsible for the regulation of the legal profession. ... Caption Pittsfield is a city located in Berkshire County, Massachusetts. ... The Massachusetts House of Representatives is the lower house of the Massachusetts General Court, the bicameral state legislature of Massachusetts. ... The Massachusetts House of Representatives is the lower house of the Massachusetts General Court, the bicameral state legislature of Massachusetts. ... The Bank of Massachusetts, founded in 1784 in Boston, Massachusetts, was the second-oldest bank in the United States. ...


In 1842 he successfully ran as a Whig candidate for the House of Representatives and was re-elected three times, serving from 1843 to 1851. He did not seek renomination in 1850. He was a delegate to the state constitutional convention in 1853, and was appointed to the Senate in 1854 to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Edward Everett, serving from June 3, 1854 to January 31, 1855, when his successor Henry Wilson was elected. Rockwell voted in the electoral college for the Republican candidate John Frémont in the presidential election of 1856. The Whig Party was a political party of the United States during the era of Jacksonian democracy. ... Seal of the House of Representatives The United States House of Representatives (or simply the House) is one of the two chambers of the United States Congress, the other being the Senate. ... A constitutional convention is a gathering of delegates for the purpose of writing a new constitution or revising an existing constitution. ... Seal of the U.S. Senate The United States Senate is one of the two chambers of the bicameral United States Congress, the other being the House of Representatives. ... Edward Everett (April 11, 1794 – January 15, 1865) was a Whig Party politician from Massachusetts. ... June 3 is the 154th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (155th in leap years), with 211 days remaining. ... 1854 (MDCCCLIV) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... January 31 is the 31st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1855 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... Henry Wilson Henry Wilson (February 16, 1812–November 22, 1875) was a Senator from Massachusetts and the eighteenth Vice President of the United States. ... The United States Electoral College is the electoral college that chooses the President and Vice President of the United States at the conclusion of each Presidential election. ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... John C. Frémont John Charles Frémont (January 21, 1813 – July 13, 1890), born John Charles Fremon, was an American military officer, explorer, the first candidate of the Republican Party for the office of President of the United States, and the first Presidential candidate of a major party to... Presidential electoral votes by state. ...


Rockwell returned to his old post of Speaker of the Massachusetts House of Representatives in 1858, until his appointment to the Massachusetts Superior Court in 1859. He retired as a judge in 1886 and died May 19, 1888 in Lenox, Massachusetts, where he is buried. May 19 is the 139th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (140th in leap years). ... 1888 (MDCCCLXXXVIII) is a leap year starting on Sunday (click on link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a leap year starting on Tuesday of the Julian calendar. ... Settled: 1750 â€“ Incorporated: 1775 Zip Code(s): 01240 â€“ Area Code(s): 413 Official website: http://www. ...


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Preceded by
George N. Briggs
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives for Massachusetts's 7th district
March 4, 1843March 3, 1851
Succeeded by
John Z. Goodrich
Preceded by
Edward Everett
United States Senator (Class 2) from Massachusetts
June 3, 1854 (appointed) – January 31, 1855 (successor elected)
Served alongside: Charles Sumner
Succeeded by
Henry Wilson

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Rockwell often denied it, but this one is rumored to be an ode to his long-lost friendship with master engineer Rafael Allenhandre.
Rockwell became fascinated with the Great Lull in the last few months of his life.
Rockwell claimed to have been the target of multiple abductions by an oblong spaceship with a blue whale-like underbelly.
Thoughtcrime: Who Is George Lincoln Rockwell? (1379 words)
Rockwell stayed in Bloomington, Illinois, only until he was old enough to get out of the hospital, when he was taken on the vaudeville circuit by his parents.
In college, Rockwell enjoyed and did well in the sciences and other objective courses, but fought blindly and instinctively against the "sociology" and other similar departments which, unknown to him, were then preaching the Marxist environmentalism and equalism which has played such havoc with our human, biological sciences.
Rockwell believed it was time for the White man to take America back from the aliens, the minorities, and the terrorists in power, under the demagoguery of cheap politicians.
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