Samuel Davis

Birth
Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine, USA
Death 20 Apr 1831 (aged 56–57)
Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine, USA
Burial Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine, USA
Memorial ID 7232593 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. Born in Bath, Main, a district of Massachusetts, he engaged in mercantile pursuits and became a ship owner in 1801. He was a member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives, (1803, 1808-12), president of the Lincoln Bank, Bath, Maine, in 1813 and overseer of Bowdoin College, (1813-18). In 1813, he was elected as a Federalist to the Thirteenth Congress, serving until 1815. After his term, he was again a member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives, (1803-16), plus a ship merchant in African and West Indian trade. He died at age 56 in Bath, Maine.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Find A Grave Memorial 7232593
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Samuel Davis (1774–20 Apr 1831), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7232593, citing Maple Grove Cemetery, Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .