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Charles Cutts

Senator

Charles Cutts, American senator. member N.H. Ho; member United States Senate (Federalist) from N.H., 1810-1813, sec.

Background

Cutts, Charles was born on January 31, 1769 in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, United States.

Education

graduated from Harvard University in 1789; studied law; admitted to the bar in 1795 and practiced;

Career

member, State house of representatives 1803-1810, serving as speaker in 1807, 1808, and 1810; elected as a Federalist to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Nahum Parker and served from June 21, 1810, to March 3, 1813; subsequently appointed to fill the vacancy occurring at the close of his term and served from April 2, 1813, to June 10, 1813, when a successor was elected; elected secretary of the United States Senate and served from October 12, 1814, to December 12, 1825

Membership

Member N.H. Ho; member United States Senate (Federalist) from N.H., 1810-1813