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George R. Swift, U.S. Senator (1887 - 1972)

George Robinson Swift (December 19, 1887 – September 10, 1972) was a U.S. senator from the state of Alabama. He was appointed to fill the term left by the death of John H. Bankhead, II and ser...

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Dixon Hall Lewis, U.S. Senator (1802 - 1848)

Dixon Hall Lewis (August 10, 1802 – October 25, 1848) was an American politician who served as a Representative and a Senator from Alabama. Life and career Lewis was born on Bothwick plant...

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Marcus A. Smith, US Congress (1851 - 1924)

Marcus Aurelius "Mark" Smith (January 24, 1851[b] – April 7, 1924) was an American attorney and politician who served eight terms as Arizona Territorial Delegate to Congress and as one of th...

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William A. Wallace, U.S. Senator (1827 - 1896)

William Andrew Wallace (November 28, 1827 – May 22, 1896)[1] was an American lawyer and Democratic party politician from Clearfield, Pennsylvania. He served in the Pennsylvania State Senate ...

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Daniel Sturgeon, U.S. Senator (1789 - 1878)

Daniel Sturgeon (October 27, 1789 – July 3, 1878) was an American physician, banker and Democratic party politician from Uniontown, Pennsylvania. He served in both houses of the state legisl...

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Michael Leib, U.S. Senator (1760 - 1822)

Michael Leib (January 8, 1760 – December 8, 1822) was an American physician, politician, scientist, inventor, statesman, and philosopher born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He served Pennsyl...

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George H. Bender, U.S. Senator (1896 - 1961)

George Harrison Bender (September 29, 1896 – June 18, 1961) was a Republican politician from Ohio. He served in the United States House of Representatives from 1939 to 1947 and 1951 to 1954, a...

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Roscoe C. McCulloch, U.S. Senator (1880 - 1958)

Roscoe Conkling McCulloch (November 27, 1880 – March 17, 1958) was a Republican politician from Ohio who served in the United States House of Representatives and U.S. Senate. Born in Millers...

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Stephen M. Young, U.S. Senator (1889 - 1984)

Stephen Marvin Young (May 4, 1889 – December 1, 1984) was an American politician of the Democratic Party from Ohio. He was a United States Senator from Ohio from 1959 until 1971. Biography ...

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John W. Bricker, Governor, U.S. Senator (1893 - 1986)

John William Bricker (September 6, 1893 – March 22, 1986) was a United States Senator and the 54th Governor of Ohio. A member of the Republican Party, he was the Republican nominee for Vice Pr...

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James W. Huffman, U.S. Senator (1894 - 1980)

James Wylie Huffman (September 13, 1894 – May 20, 1980) was a Democratic Party politician from Ohio. He represented Ohio in the United States Senate from 1945 until 1946. Born in Chandlersvi...

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Gov. A. Victor Donahey, U.S. Senator (1873 - 1946)

Alvin Victor Donahey (also known as A. Victor Donahey, A. Vic Donahey, Vic Donahey, A. V. Donahey, or Honest Vic Donahey) (July 7, 1873 – April 8, 1946) was a Democratic Party politician from ...

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Calvin S. Brice, U.S. Senator (1845 - 1898)

US Senator. When the Civil War started he was attending Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, and enlisted with many of his classmates in the Union Army in May 1862. Mustered in as a Private in Company A...

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Theodore E. Burton, U.S. Senator (1851 - 1929)

Theodore Elijah Burton (December 20, 1851 – October 28, 1929) was a Republican politician from Ohio. He served in the United States House of Representatives and U.S. Senate. Early years Bo...

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Alexander Campbell, U.S. Senator (1779 - 1857)

) Alexander Campbell (1779 – November 5, 1857) was a National Republican politician from Ohio. He served in the United States Senate. Born in Frederick County, Virginia, Campbell moved to ea...

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Simeon D. Fess, U.S. Senator (1861 - 1936)

Simeon Davison Fess (December 11, 1861 – December 23, 1936) was a Republican politician and educator from Ohio. He served in the United States House of Representatives and U.S. Senate. Early...

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Charles W. F. Dick, U.S. Senator (1858 - 1945)

Charles William Frederick Dick (November 3, 1858 – March 13, 1945) was a Republican politician from Ohio. He served in the United States House of Representatives and U.S. Senate. Biography ...

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Benjamin Ruggles, U.S. Senator (1783 - 1857)

Benjamin Ruggles (February 21, 1783 – September 2, 1857) was a National Republican and Whig politician from Ohio. He served in the U.S. Senate. Biography Born in Abington, Windham County, ...

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Ben Nelson, U.S. Senator MP

Earl Benjamin "Ben" Nelson (born May 17, 1941) is an American politician and member of the Democratic Party who served as the 37th Governor of Nebraska from 1991 to 1999 and as a United States Senato...

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Samuel W. Reynolds, U.S. Senator (1890 - 1988)

Samuel Williams Reynolds (August 11, 1890 – March 20, 1988) was a Republican United States Senator from Nebraska. Reynolds was born in Omaha, Nebraska. In 1908, he engaged in the Omaha whole...

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Hugh A. Butler, U.S. Senator (1878 - 1954)

Hugh Alfred Butler (February 28, 1878 – July 1, 1954) was a Nebraska Republican politician. He was born on a farm near Missouri Valley, Iowa on February 28, 1878. He graduated from Doane Col...

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William H. Thompson, U.S. Senator (1853 - 1937)

William Henry Thompson (December 14, 1853 – June 6, 1937) was a Nebraska Democratic Party politician. Born in Perrysville, Ohio, he attended Upper Iowa University in Fayette, Iowa from 1872 ...

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Frank Carlson, Governor, U.S. Senator (1893 - 1987)

Frank Carlson (January 23, 1893 – May 30, 1987) was an American politician who served as the 30th Governor of Kansas, Kansas State Representative, United States Representative, and United Stat...

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Harry Darby, U.S. Senator (1895 - 1987)

Harry Darby (January 23, 1895 – January 17, 1987) was an American politician from Kansas. Born in Kansas City, Kansas, he graduated from the University of Illinois, and served in the United ...

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Chester I. Long, U.S. Senator (1860 - 1934)

Chester Isaiah Long (October 12, 1860 – July 1, 1934) was a United States Representative and Senator from Kansas. Born in Greenwood Township, Pennsylvania, he moved with his parents to Daviess...

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James B. Pearson, U.S. Senator (1920 - 2009)

James Blackwood Pearson (May 7, 1920 – January 13, 2009) was a United States Senator from Kansas from 1962 to 1979. Biography James Pearson was born in 1920 in Nashville, Tennessee, the so...

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Andrew Frank Schoeppel, Governor, U.S. Senator (1894 - 1962)

Andrew Frank Schoeppel (November 23, 1894 – January 21, 1962) was an American politician and a member of the Republican Party. He was the 29th Governor of Kansas from 1943 to 1947 and a U.S. S...

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Arthur Capper, Governor, U.S. Senator (1865 - 1941)

Arthur Capper (July 14, 1865 – December 19, 1951) was an American politician from Kansas. He was the 20th Governor of Kansas from 1915 to 1919 and a United States Senator from 1919 to 1949. ...

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William H. Thompson, U.S. Senator (1871 - 1928)

William Howard Thompson (October 14, 1871 – February 9, 1928) was a United States Senator from Kansas. Born in Crawfordsville, Indiana, he moved with his parents to Nemaha County, Kansas in ...

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Alfred Washburn Benson (1843 - 1916)

Alfred Washburn Benson (July 15, 1843 – January 1, 1916) was a United States Senator from Kansas. Born in Poland, Chautauqua County, New York, he moved to Jamestown, New York in 1860, and at...

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Joseph R. Burton, U.S. Senator (1852 - 1923)

Joseph Ralph Burton (November 16, 1852 – February 27, 1923) was a lawyer and United States Senator from the state of Kansas. Early life Burton was born and reared on his father's farm near...

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John Martin, U.S. Senator (1833 - 1913)

) John Martin (November 12, 1833 – September 3, 1913) was an American lawyer and politician from Hartsville, Tennessee. He represented Kansas in the United States Senate from 1893 until 1895. ...

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Bishop W. Perkins, U.S. Senator (1841 - 1894)

Bishop Walden Perkins (October 18, 1841 – June 20, 1894) was a United States Representative and Senator from Kansas. Born in Rochester, Ohio, he attended the common schools and Knox College (G...

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Lt. Colonel Preston B. Plumb (USA), U.S. Senator (1837 - 1891)

Preston Bierce Plumb (October 12, 1837 – December 20, 1891) was a United States Senator from Kansas, as well as an officer in the Union Army during the American Civil War. Biography Born i...

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Alexander Caldwell, U.S. Senator (1830 - 1917)

Alexander Caldwell (March 1, 1830 – May 19, 1917) was a U.S. Senator from Kansas. Born in Drakes Ferry, Pennsylvania, he attended public schools, and in 1847 enlisted as a private to serve in ...

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Vance Hartke, U.S. Senator (1919 - 2003)

Rupert Vance Hartke (May 31, 1919 – July 27, 2003) was a Democratic United States Senator from Indiana from 1959 until 1977. Early life, education, military service Born at Stendal in Pike...

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Raymond E. Willis, U.S. Senator (1875 - 1956)

Raymond Eugene Willis (August 11, 1875 – March 21, 1956) was a United States Senator from Indiana. Born in Waterloo, Indiana, he attended the public schools and graduated from Wabash College i...

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Homer E. Capehart, U.S. Senator (1897 - 1979)

Homer Earl Capehart (June 6, 1897 – September 3, 1979), American business innovator and politician, was born in Algiers, Indiana, in Pike County. During the First World War, he served as a Ser...

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William E. Jenner, U.S. Senator (1908 - 1985)

William Ezra Jenner (July 21, 1908 – March 9, 1985) was a U.S. Republican Indiana State and U.S. Senator. Jenner was born in Marengo, Crawford County, Indiana. He graduated with a Law degree...

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Samuel D. Jackson, U.S. Senator (1895 - 1951)

Samuel Dillon Jackson (May 28, 1895 – March 8, 1951) was a United States Senator from Indiana. Born near Zanesville, Indiana, he attended the public schools of Fort Wayne and graduated a from ...

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Thomas Taggart, U.S. Senator (1856 - 1929)

Thomas Taggart (November 17, 1856 – March 6, 1929) was a U.S. political figure, serving as mayor of Indianapolis and influential in state and national politics. Early life and family Born ...

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Frederick Van Nuys, U.S. Senator (1874 - 1954)

Frederick Van Nuys (April 16, 1874 – January 25, 1944) was a United States Senator from Indiana. Born in Falmouth, he attended the public schools and graduated from Earlham College (Richmond, ...

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Herbert S. Walters, U.S. Senator (1891 - 1973)

Herbert Sanford Walters (November 17, 1891 – August 17, 1973) was a Democratic United States Senator from Tennessee from 1963 to 1964. Walters was a native of Jefferson County, Tennessee. He...

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George L. Berry, U.S. Senator (1882 - 1948)

George Leonard Berry (September 12, 1882 – December 4, 1948) was president of the International Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America from 1907 to 1948 and a Democratic United States...

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Nathan L. Bachman, U.S. Senator (1878 - 1937)

Nathan Lynn Bachman (August 2, 1878 – April 23, 1937) was a United States Senator from Tennessee from 1933 until his death. He was a member of the Democratic Party. Biography Bachman was b...

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Thomas B. Turley, U.S. Senator (1845 - 1910)

Thomas Battle Turley (April 5, 1845 – July 1, 1910) was a Tennessee attorney who served as a Democratic U.S. senator from 1897 to 1901. Turley was born in Memphis, Tennessee to Thomas Jeffer...

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Henry Cooper, U.S. Senator (1827 - 1884)

Another of M.D. Cooper’s sons by his first wife, Henry Cooper, is represented in these papers by twenty-eight letters written to his father between 1841 and 1867. Like his brother, Edmund, Henry...

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Spencer Jarnagin, U.S. Senator (1792 - 1853)

Spencer Jarnagin (1792 – June 25, 1853) was a United States Senator from Tennessee from 1843 to 1847. Biography Jarnagin was born in what was shortly to become Grainger County, Tennessee. ...

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Jenkin Whiteside, U.S. Senator (1772 - 1822)

Jenkin Whiteside (1772 – September 25, 1822) was an attorney who served as a United States Senator from Tennessee. Biography Whiteside was born in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. In Pennsylvania ...

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James E. Bailey, U.S. Senator (1822 - 1885)

James Edmund Bailey (August 15, 1822 – December 29, 1885) was a Democratic United States Senator from Tennessee from 1877 to 1881. Biography Bailey was born in Montgomery County, Tennessee...

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Andrew Jackson, 7th President of the USA MP (1767 - 1845)

1. ANDREW JACKSON, JR., b. 15 Mar. 1767, Waxhaws, South Carolina—d. 8 Jun. 1845, Nashville, Davidson Co. Tennessee; m. Aug. 1791, Natchez, Mississippi (re-m. 17 Jan. 1794, Nashville), to Rachel ...

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Alton A. Lennon, U.S. Senator (1906 - 1986)

Alton Asa Lennon (August 17, 1906 – December 28, 1986) of Wilmington, New Hanover County, N.C., was a Democratic U.S. senator from the state of North Carolina between 1953 and 1954, and later,...

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Lee S. Overman, U.S. Senator (1854 - 1930)

Lee Slater Overman (January 3, 1854 – December 12, 1930) was a Democratic U.S. senator from the state of North Carolina between 1903 and 1930. He was the first US Senator to be elected by popu...

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Willis Smith, U.S. Senator (1887 - 1953)

Willis Smith (December 19, 1887 – June 26, 1953) was a Democratic U.S. senator from the state of North Carolina between 1950 and 1953. Early life and education Born in Norfolk Virginia, he...

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James T. Broyhill, U.S. Senator MP

James Thomas "Jim" Broyhill (born August 19, 1927) is a Republican former U.S. Representative and Senator from the state of North Carolina. He represented much of the Foothills region of the state in...

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Robert Rice Reynolds, U.S. Senator (1884 - 1963)

Robert Rice Reynolds (June 18, 1884 – February 13, 1963) was a Democratic U.S. senator from North Carolina between 1932 and 1945. Almost from the outset of his Senate career, "Our Bob," as he ...

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Jeter C. Pritchard, U.S. Senator (1857 - 1921)

Jeter Connelly Pritchard (July 12, 1857 – April 10, 1921) was a Republican U.S. Senator from the state of North Carolina between 1895 and 1903. He was the only Republican to represent a southe...

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Augustus S. Merrimon, U.S. Senator (1830 - 1892)

Augustus Summerfield Merrimon (September 15, 1830 – November 14, 1892) was a Democratic U.S. senator from the state of North Carolina between 1873 and 1879. An attorney from Buncombe County,...

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Asa Biggs, US Congress (1811 - 1878)

Asa Biggs (February 4, 1811 – March 6, 1878) was a North Carolina politician who held a number of positions. He was a U.S. Representative, a U.S. Senator, and federal judge. Biggs was born i...

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William Henry Haywood, Jr., U.S. Senator (1801 - 1852)

. William Henry Haywood, Jr. (October 23, 1801 – October 7, 1852) was a Democratic U.S. senator from the state of North Carolina between 1843 and 1846. Born in Raleigh, North Carolina to a p...

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Colonel William Joyce Sewell (USA), U.S. Senator (1835 - 1901)

William Joyce Sewell (December 6, 1835 – December 27, 1901) was born in Castlebar, County Mayo, Ireland immigrating to the United States in 1851 where he worked in the merchant industry in Chi...

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Alexander G. Cattell, U.S. Senator (1816 - 1894)

Alexander Gilmore Cattell (February 12, 1816 – April 8, 1894) was a United States Senator from New Jersey. Born in Salem, New Jersey, he received an academic education, and engaged in mercanti...

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Jacob W. Miller, U.S. Senator (1800 - 1862)

Jacob Welsh Miller (August 29, 1800 – September 30, 1862) was a United States Senator from New Jersey. Biography Born in German Valley, New Jersey (in Washington Township, Morris County), ...

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Edward I. Edwards, Governor, U.S. Senator MP (1863 - 1931)

Edward Irving Edwards (December 1, 1863 – January 26, 1931) was an American Democratic Party politician who served as the 37th Governor of New Jersey from 1920 to 1923 and in the United States...

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Rufus Blodgett, U.S. Senator (1834 - 1910)

Rufus Blodgett (October 9, 1834 – October 3, 1910) was a United States Senator from New Jersey and Superintendent of the New York & Long Branch Railroad for 25 years. Biography Born in Dor...

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Jacob H. Gallinger, U.S. Senator (1837 - 1918)

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. Biography Born...

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Henry W. Blair, U.S. Senator (1834 - 1920)

Henry William Blair (December 6, 1834 – March 14, 1920) was a United States Representative and Senator from New Hampshire. Born in Campton, he attended the common schools and private academies...

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Bainbridge Wadleigh, US Senator (1831 - 1891)

Bainbridge Wadleigh (January 4, 1831 – January 24, 1891) was a United States Senator from New Hampshire. Born in Bradford, he attended the common schools and Kimball Union Academy (Meriden, New ...

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George G. Fogg, U.S. Senator (1813 - 1881)

George Gilman Fogg (May 26, 1813 – October 5, 1881) was a United States Senator and diplomat from New Hampshire. Born in Meredith Center, he pursued classical studies and graduated from Dartmo...

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John S. Wells, U.S. Senator (1803 - 1860)

John Sullivan Wells (October 18, 1803 – August 1, 1860) was a United States Senator from New Hampshire. Born in Durham, he attended Pembroke Academy, studied law, was admitted to the bar in 18...

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Clement Storer, U.S. Senator (1760 - 1830)

Clement Storer (September 20, 1760 – November 21, 1830) was a United States Representative and Senator from New Hampshire. Born in Kennebunk, Maine, he completed preparatory studies, studied m...

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Jeremiah Mason, U.S. Senator (1768 - 1848)

Jeremiah Mason (April 27, 1768 – October 14, 1848) was a United States Senator from New Hampshire. Born in Lebanon, Connecticut, son of Jeremiah Mason (February 22, 1729/1730 – April 16...

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Charles Cutts, U.S. Senator (1769 - 1846)

Charles Cutts (January 31, 1769 – January 25, 1846) was a United States Senator from New Hampshire. Born in Portsmouth, he graduated from Harvard University in 1789, studied law, was admitted ...

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James Sheafe, U.S. Senator (1755 - 1829)

James Sheafe (November 16, 1755 – December 5, 1829) was a United States Representative and Senator from New Hampshire. Born in Portsmouth, he completed preparatory studies and graduated from H...

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Henry F. Hollis, U.S. Senator (1869 - 1949)

Henry French Hollis (August 30, 1869 – July 7, 1949) was a United States Senator from New Hampshire, and regent of the Smithsonian Institution. Life He attended the public schools and stud...

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Austin F. Pike, U.S. Senator (1819 - 1886)

Austin Franklin Pike (October 16, 1819 – October 8, 1886) was a United States Representative and Senator from New Hampshire. Born in Hebron, New Hampshire, he pursued an academic course, studi...

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Aaron H. Cragin, U.S. Senator (1821 - 1898)

Aaron Harrison Cragin (February 3, 1821 – May 10, 1898) was a United States Representative and Senator from New Hampshire. Born in Weston, Vermont, he completed preparatory studies, studied la...

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Jared W. Williams, Governor, U.S. Senator (1796 - 1864)

Jared Warner Williams (December 22, 1796 – September 29, 1864) was an American lawyer and politician from Lancaster, New Hampshire. He graduated from Brown University at Providence, Rhode Isla...

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Benning W. Jenness, U.S. Senator (1806 - 1879)

Benning Wentworth Jenness (July 14, 1806 – November 16, 1879) was a United States Senator from New Hampshire. Born in Deerfield, he attended Bradford Academy, Massachusetts and engaged in me...

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Thomas W. Thompson, U.S. Senator (1766 - 1821)

Thomas Weston Thompson (March 15, 1766 – October 1, 1821) was an American attorney and Federalist politician in the U.S. state of New Hampshire. He served as a United States Representative and...

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Hiram Rhodes Revels, 1st African American Senator (1827 - 1901)

Hiram Rhodes Revels (September 27, 1827[note 1] – January 16, 1901) was a minister in the African Methodist Episcopal Church (AME), and a politician. He was the first person of color to serve ...

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Simeon Olcott, U.S. Senator (1735 - 1815)

Simeon Olcott (October 1, 1735 – February 22, 1815) was a United States Senator from New Hampshire. Born in Bolton, Connecticut Colony, he graduated from Yale College in 1761, studied law, was...

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Jean Carnahan, U.S. Senator MP

Jean Anne Carpenter Carnahan (/ˈdʒiːn ˈkɑrnəhæn/; born December 20, 1933) is an American politician and writer who served in the United States Senate ...

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James P. Kem, U.S. Senator (1890 - 1965)

James Preston Kem (April 2, 1890 – February 24, 1965) represented Missouri in the United States Senate from 1947 to 1953. Life and career James P. Kem was born in Macon, Missouri. He atten...

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Frank P. Briggs, U.S. Senator (1894 - 1992)

Frank Parks Briggs (February 25, 1894 – September 23, 1992) was a United States Senator from Missouri. Born in Armstrong, Missouri, he attended Armstrong and Fayette schools and Central Colleg...

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Roscoe C. Patterson, U.S. Senator (1876 - 1954)

Roscoe Conkling Patterson (September 15, 1876 – October 22, 1954) was a United States Representative and Senator from Missouri. Born in Springfield, Missouri, he attended public and private ...

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Wall Doxey, U.S. Senator (1892 - 1962)

Wall Doxey (August 8, 1892 – March 2, 1962) was an American politician from Mississippi. He served as a Democrat in the United States House of Representatives from 1929 to 1941; after the deat...

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Walker Brooke, U.S. Senator (1813 - 1869)

Walker Brooke (December 25, 1813 – February 18, 1869) was a United States Senator from Mississippi. Born at Page Brooke, Clarke County, Virginia, he was the son of Humphrey Brooke and Sarah ...

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Thomas Hill Williams, U.S. Senator (1780 - 1840)

Thomas Hill Williams (1780 – 1840) was a senator from Mississippi. Born in North Carolina, he completed preparatory studies, studied law, was admitted to the bar and practiced. He was register...

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Hubert D. Stephens, U.S. Senator (1875 - 1946)

Hubert Durrett Stephens (July 2, 1875 – March 14, 1946) was an American politician who served as a Democratic United States Senator from Mississippi from 1923 until 1935. Stephens was born...

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John Sharp Williams, U.S. Senator (1854 - 1932)

John Sharp Williams (July 30, 1854 – September 27, 1932) was a prominent American politician in the Democratic Party from the 1890s through the 1920s, and served as the Minority Leader of the ...

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Hernando Money, U.S. Senator (1839 - 1912)

Hernando DeSoto Money (August 26, 1839 – September 18, 1912) was an American politician from the state of Mississippi. Biography Money was born in Holmes County, Mississippi. He was named ...

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Henry R. Pease, U.S. Senator (1835 - 1907)

Henry Roberts Pease (February 19, 1835 – January 2, 1907) was a United States Senator from Mississippi. Life and politics Born in Winsted, Connecticut, he received a normal-school training...

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Stephen Adams, U.S. Senator (1807 - 1857)

) Stephen Adams (October 17, 1807 – May 1, 1857) was a United States Representative and Senator from Mississippi. Biography Born in Pendleton, South Carolina, he moved with his parents to ...

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John J. McRae, Governor, U.S. Senator (1815 - 1868)

John Jones McCrae (January 10, 1815 – May 31, 1868) was an American Democratic politician. Biography McRae was born in Sneedsboro, North Carolina (now a ghost town 3.3 mi (5.3 km) northe...

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John Henderson, US Senate (1797 - 1857)

) John Henderson (February 28, 1797 – September 15, 1857) was a lawyer and U.S. Senator from Mississippi. Born in Cumberland County, New Jersey, Henderson worked as a flatboatman on the Miss...

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Thomas Hickman Williams, U.S. Senator (1801 - 1851)

Thomas Hickman Williams (January 20, 1801 – May 3, 1851) was a United States Senator from Mississippi. Born in Williamson County, Tennessee, he attended the common schools, moved to Mississipp...

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James F. Trotter, U.S. Senator (1802 - 1866)

James Fisher Trotter (November 5, 1802 – March 9, 1866) was a United States Senator from Mississippi. Born in Brunswick County, Virginia, he moved to eastern Tennessee, attended private scho...

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Sen. George W. Norris (R-NE) MP (1861 - 1944)

George William Norris (July 11, 1861 – September 2, 1944) was a U.S. politician from the state of Nebraska and a leader of progressive and liberal causes in Congress. He served five terms in t...

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Francis Gillette, U.S. Senator (1807 - 1879)

Francis Gillette (December 14, 1807 – September 30, 1879) was a politician from Connecticut, USA. He was the father of playwright William Gillette and politician and editor Edward H. Gillette....

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