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Jose Manuel Gallegos

congressman

Jose Manuel Gallegos, American congressman. Member legislative assembly Dept; member 1st New Mexico Territorial Council, 1851; member United States Congress (Democrat) from New Mexico Territory, 33d-34th, 42d congresses, 1853-July 23, 1856, 71-73; member Territorial Ho.

Background

Gallegos, Jose Manuel was born on October 30, 1815 in in what is now Rio Arriba County, New Mexico, United States.

Education

Graduate in theology College of Durango, Mexico, 1840.

Membership

Member legislative assembly Dept. Member 1st New Mexico Territorial Council, 1851. Member United States Congress (Democrat) from New Mexico Territory, 33d-34th, 42d congresses, 1853-July 23, 1856, 71-73.

Member Territorial Ho.