Josiah Bartlett, Jr

Josiah Bartlett, Jr

Kingston, Rockingham County, New Hampshire, USA
Death 16 Apr 1838 (aged 69)
Stratham, Rockingham County, New Hampshire, USA
Burial Stratham, Rockingham County, New Hampshire, USA
Memorial ID 16370040 · View Source
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US Congressman. The son of Continental Congress Member, Declaration of Independence signer and Governor Josiah Bartlett, he graduated from Exeter Academy, studied medicine, and became a doctor in Stratham. He served in the State Senate from 1809 to 1810. In 1810 he was elected to the US House as a Democratic-Republican and served from 1811 to 1813. He returned to his medical practice and served as Rockingham County Treasurer. Bartlett was elected to the State Senate for the second time in 1824 and served as Senate President. In 1824 he was also a Presidential Elector for John Quincy Adams.

Bio by: Bill McKern

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