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Encyclopedia > Nathaniel Silsbee

Nathanial Silsbee (1773-1850) was a American politician from Massachusetts. The Federal Government of the United States was established by the United States Constitution. ... Official language(s) English Capital Boston Largest city Boston Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 44th 10,555 mi²; 27,360 km² 183 mi; 295 km 113 mi; 182 km 13. ...


He was born in Salem, Massachusetts January 14, 1773, went to sea and became a sea captain, ship owner and merchant; held several local offices in Salem and Boston, Massachusetts. Seal of Salem, MA Salem is a city located in Essex County, Massachusetts. ... January 14 is the 14th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1773 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... Nickname: City on a Hill, Beantown, The Hub (of the Solar System), Athens of America Motto: Official website: www. ...

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Political career

United States House of Representatives

Silsbee was elected to the United States House of Representatives (March 4, 1817-March 3, 1821). He was chairman of the U.S. House Committee on Military Pensions in the Twenty-first Congress. He declined to be a candidate for renomination in 1820. 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). ... 1817 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... March 3 is the 62nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (63rd in leap years). ... 1821 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... Twenty-first United States Congress Links and spelling have to be verified. ... The U.S. House election, 1820 was an election for the United States House of Representatives in 1820. ...


Massachusetts government

He was a member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives in 1821 and the Massachusetts Senate (1823-1825), serving as president. He was a presidential elector in 1824. The Massachusetts House of Representatives is the lower house of the Massachusetts General Court, the bicameral state legislature of Massachusetts. ... The Massachusetts Senate is the upper house of the Massachusetts General Court, the bicameral state legislature of Massachusetts. ... Presidential electoral votes by state. ...


United States Senate

He was elected to the United States Senate in 1826 to fill the vacancy in the term ending March 3, 1841, caused by the resignation of James Lloyd. He was re-elected in 1829 and served from May 31, 1826 to March 3, 1835. He was chairman of the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce in the Twenty-third Congress. He was a Whig presidential elector in 1836. Seal of the Senate The United States Senate is one of the two chambers of the Congress of the United States, the other being the House of Representatives. ... March 3 is the 62nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (63rd in leap years). ... take you to calendar). ... James Lloyd may refer to: James Lloyd (United Kingdom), actor James Tilghman Lloyd (Missouri), U.S. Congressman James Lloyd (Maryland), U.S. Senator James Lloyd (Massachusetts), U.S. Senator James Fredrick Lloyd (California), U.S. Congressman James Lloyd (Artist) 1905-1974 This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which... May 31 is the 151st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (152nd in leap years), with 214 days remaining. ... The oldest surviving photograph, Nicéphore Niépce, circa 1826 1826 (MDCCCXXVI) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Tuesday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... March 3 is the 62nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (63rd in leap years). ... | Come and take it, slogan of the Texas Revolution 1835 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... The Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation is a standing committee of the United States Senate in charge of all senate matters related to the following subjects: Coast Guard Coastal zone management Communications Highway safety Inland waterways, except construction Interstate commerce Marine and ocean navigation, safety, and transportation Marine... Twenty-third United States Congress Links and spelling have to be verified. ... Whig Party banner from 1848 with candidates Zachary Taylor and Millard Fillmore. ... The United States Electoral College is the electoral college which chooses the President and Vice President of the United States at the conclusion of each Presidential election. ... Presidential electoral votes by state. ...


Retirement

Silsbee resumed mercantile pursuits in Salem, where he died on July 14, 1850; interment in Harmony Grove Cemetery. July 14 is the 195th day (196th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 170 days remaining. ... 1850 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ...


External links

Biography at the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress The Biographical Directory of the United States Congress is a biographical dictionary of all members of both houses of the United States Congress, past and present. ...

Preceded by:
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Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Massachusetts
March 4, 1817 - March 3, 1821
Succeeded by:
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Preceded by:
James Lloyd
United States Senator (Class 2) from Massachusetts
May 31, 1826 - March 3, 1835
Served alongside: Elijah H. Mills, Daniel Webster
Succeeded by:
John Davis

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