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Jesse Overstreet

Jesse Overstreet, American congressman. Member 54th to 60th Congresses (1895-1909), 7th Indiana District.; Member Republican State Central Committee, 1892; member Republican National Congressional Committee, 1896-1904.; Member National Monetary Commission.

Background

  • Overstreet, Jesse was born on December 14, 1859 in Johnson County, Indiana, United States. Son of Gabriel M. and Sarah L. Overstreet.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Franklin (Indiana) College, 1882, A.M., 1885.

    Career

    • Admitted to bar, 1886. Practiced at Franklin, 1886-1896, Indianapolis, since 1896.

    Membership

    Member 54th to 60th Congresses (1895-1909), 7th Indiana District. Member Republican State Central Committee, 1892. Member Republican National Congressional Committee, 1896-1904.

    Member National Monetary Commission.

    Connections

    • Married Katharyne C. Crump, June 7, 1898.
    • father: Gabriel M.
    • mother: Sarah L. Overstreet
    • spouse: Katharyne C. Crump
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    Born December 14, 1859
    Died 1910
    (aged 50)
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