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Jesse Overstreet

congressman

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