• Tue. Aug 16th, 2022

shoosh infosite

s….s INFO

Ichabod Bartlett


Dec 15, 2021

Ichabod Bartlett (July 24, 1786 – October 19, 1853) was an American politician and a United States Representative from New Hampshire.

American politician
Ichabod Bartlett
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New Hampshire‘s At-large district
In office
March 4, 1823  March 3, 1829
Preceded by Josiah Butler
Succeeded by John Brodhead
Speaker of the
New Hampshire House of Representatives 30th New Hampshire General Court
In office
June 6, 1821  June 30, 1821
Preceded by Matthew Harvey[1]
Succeeded by Charles Woodman[1]
Personal details
Born (1786-07-24)July 24, 1786
Merrimack County
New Hampshire, USA
Died October 19, 1853(1853-10-19) (aged 67)
Rockingham County
New Hampshire, USA
Resting place Harmony Grove Cemetery
Rockingham County
New Hampshire
Political party Adams-Clay Republican
Alma mater Dartmouth College

. . . Ichabod Bartlett . . .

Bartlett was born in Salisbury, New Hampshire on July 24, 1786.[2] He received a classical education and graduated from Dartmouth College in Hanover in 1808. He studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1811, commencing practice in Durham.[3]

Bartlett moved to Portsmouth in 1816 and continued the practice of law. He was the clerk of the New Hampshire Senate in 1817 and 1818, and served as the state solicitor for Rockingham County 1819-1821. In addition, he was a member of the New Hampshire House of Representatives 1819-1821 and served as speaker in 1821.[4]

Elected as an Adams-Clay Republican to the Eighteenth Congress and as an Adams to the Nineteenth and Twentieth Congresses, Bartlett served as United States Representative from (March 4, 1823 – March 3, 1829). He declined the appointment as chief justice of the court of common pleas in 1825 and was again a member of the New Hampshire House of Representatives 1830, 1838, 1851, and 1852. Failing in a bid for governorship of New Hampshire in 1832, he served as a member of the state constitutional convention in 1850.

Bartlett was never married and died in Portsmouth, New Hampshire on October 19, 1853 (age 67 years, 87 days).[5] He is interred at Harmony Grove Cemetery, Portsmouth, New Hampshire.

  1. Benton, Josiah Henry (1894), Influence of the Bar in Our State and Federal Government: Annual Address before the Southern New Hampshire Bar Association, Feb. 23, 1894, Boston, Massachusetts: Josiah Henry Benton, p. 60
  2. Bartlett, Thomas Edward (1892), The Bartletts: Ancestral, Genealogical, Biographical, Historical. Comprising an account of the American Progenitors of the Bartlett Family, with Special Reference to the Descendants of John Bartlett, of Weymouth and Cumberland, New Haven, Connecticut: Press of the Stafford Printing Co., p. 94
  3. Beach, Morgan, Rines, Roe, Dole, Copeland, Frederick Converse, Forrest, George Edwin, E. T., Nathan Haskell, Thomas Campbell (1903). The Encyclopedia Americana: A General Dictionary of the Arts and Sciences, Literature, History, Biography, Geography, Etc., of the World; Editor-in-chief, Frederick Converse Beach … Managing Editor, Forrest Morgan … Assistant Editors, Nathan Haskell Dole … Edward Thomas Roe … Thomas Campbell Copeland. Americana Company, 1903 – Encyclopedias and dictionaries. Retrieved 19 July 2014.CS1 maint: multiple names: authors list (link)
  4. Drake, Francis Samuel (1879). Dictionary of American Biography: Including Men of the Time … and a Supplement. Houghton; Osgood, 1879 – America. Retrieved 19 July 2014.
  5. “Ichabod Bartlett”. Ancestry.com. Retrieved 19 July 2014.

. . . Ichabod Bartlett . . .

This article is issued from web site Wikipedia. The original article may be a bit shortened or modified. Some links may have been modified. The text is licensed under “Creative Commons – Attribution – Sharealike” [1] and some of the text can also be licensed under the terms of the “GNU Free Documentation License” [2]. Additional terms may apply for the media files. By using this site, you agree to our Legal pages . Web links: [1] [2]

. . . Ichabod Bartlett . . .