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Miguel Antonio Otero

Congressman

Miguel Antonio Otero, American congressman. member New Mexico Territorial Ho.

Background

Otero, Miguel Antonio was born on June 21, 1829 in Valencia, New Mexico, United States.

Education

Graduate Pingree’s College, Fishkill, New York. Studied law.

Career

General Territory of New Mexico, 1854. Delegate United States Congress (Democrat) from Territory of New Mexico, 1856-1861. Delegate Dem; engaged in merc.

Engaged in banking.

Achievements

  • he became one of the founders and later president of the San Miguel National Bank in Las Vegas, New Mexico.

Membership

Member New Mexico Territorial Ho.

  • United States House of Representatives

    March 4, 1856