Rowland Day

Rowland Day

Birth
Chester, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 23 Dec 1853 (aged 74)
Moravia, Cayuga County, New York, USA
Burial Moravia, Cayuga County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 7644114 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. Born in Chester, Massachusetts, he moved with his parents to New York, in 1810 and later engaged in mercantile pursuits. He served in the New York State Assembly, (1816-17), was a member of the convention to revise the constitution of the State of New York in 1821 and held several local offices in Sempronius, New York. In 1823, he was elected as a Crawford Republicans candidate to the Eighteenth Congress and elected as a Jacksonian to the Twenty-third Congress, serving until 1835. After his term, he resumed mercantile pursuits until his death at age 74 in Moravia, New York.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 1 Jul 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7644114
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rowland Day (6 Mar 1779–23 Dec 1853), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7644114, citing Indian Mound Cemetery, Moravia, Cayuga County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .