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 Richard Cutts

Richard Cutts

Birth
Saco, York County, Maine, USA
Death 7 Apr 1845 (aged 73)
Washington City, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA
Burial Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA
Plot Chapel Valley, Lot 407
Memorial ID 12478809 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He graduated from Harvard University in 1790, studied law, engaged extensively in navigation and commercial pursuits, and was a member of the Massachusetts State House of Representatives, (1799-1800). In 1801, he was elected as a Republican to the Seventh Congress and the next five succeeding Congresses, serving until 1813. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he was appointed superintendent general of military supplies, served (1813-17) and then appointed Second Comptroller of the United States Treasury, serving (1817-29). His grandson James M. Cutts, was a Civil War recipient of the Medal of Honor.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 12478809
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Richard Cutts (28 Jun 1771–7 Apr 1845), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12478809, citing Oak Hill Cemetery, Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .