US Congressman. He from Yale College in 1849, from Yale Law School in 1851, was admitted to the bar and commenced practice in New London, Connecticut. He was a member of the Connecticut State House of Representatives, (1854, 58-59, 61). In 1863, he was elected as a Republican to the Thirty-eighth and Thirty-ninth Congresses, serving until 1867. Not a candidate for reelection, he was a delegate for the Republican National Conventions, (1880-84) and attorney for the corporation counsel of New London, Connecticut, (1897-98). U.S. Congressman and U.S. Senator Frank Bosworth Brandegee was his son.
Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Nancy C. Bosworth Brandegee