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Nathaniel Silsbee

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Nathaniel Silsbee, American senator. member United States House of Representatives from Massachusetts, 15th, 16th congresses, December, 1817-1821; member Massachusetts House of Representatives, 1821-1822; member United States Senate from Massachusetts, December 4, 1826-1835, chairman commerce committee, 1833-1835.

Background

Silsbee, Nathaniel was born on January 14, 1773 in Salem, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Nathaniel and Sarah (Becket) Silsbee.

Career

President Massachusetts Senate, 1823-1826. Director Boston br; president Massachusetts Whig Convention, 1832</td><tr><td class="label_burgverd11px"><b>Death</b></td></tr><tr><td> Died Salem, Massachusetts, July 14, 1850.

Membership

Member United States House of Representatives from Massachusetts, 15th, 16th congresses, December, 1817-1821. Member Massachusetts House of Representatives, 1821-1822. Member United States Senate from Massachusetts, December 4, 1826-1835, chairman commerce committee, 1833-1835.

Connections

Married Mary Crowninshield, December 12, 1802, at least 4 children including Nathaniel.

father:
Nathaniel Silsbee

mother:
Sarah (Becket) Silsbee

spouse:
Mary Crowninshield