Tennessee Delegation

This is one of the 45 delegations in the convention, accounting for 13 of 449 people who took part.

Members (13):

Name Visualize Details Delegations
William T. Avery Visualize None Tennessee Delegation (This negotiation)
Reese B. Brabson Visualize None Tennessee Delegation (This negotiation)
Andrew J. Clements Visualize None Tennessee Delegation (This negotiation)
Emerson Etheridge Visualize Clerk of the House of Representatives during the 37th United States Congress Officers of the House of Representatives (United States Thirteenth Amendment 1863-65) , Tennessee Delegation (This negotiation)
Robert Hatton Visualize None Tennessee Delegation (This negotiation)
Andrew Johnson Visualize None Tennessee Delegation (This negotiation)
Horace Maynard Visualize "(August 30, 1814 -- May 3, 1882) Horace Maynard was a(n) teacher, lawyer, publican servant, minister, Postmaster General, and American politician. Maynard was born in Westboro, Worcester County, Massachusetts and moved to Tennessee. He studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1844. He was a presidential elector on the Whig ticket and Republican ticket in 1852 and 1864, attorney general of Tennessee (1863-1865), delegate to the Southern Loyalist Convention at Philadelphia (1866), unsuccessful Republican candidate for Governor of Tennessee (1874), Minister to Turkey (March 9, 1875 - May 1880), and was appointed Postmaster General in the Cabinet of President Hayes (June 2, 1880 - March 5, 1881). He was not elected as a Whig to the 33rd Congress in 1853. Maynard was elected as an American Party candidate, Opposition Party candidate, and Unionist in the 35th, 36th, and 37th Congresses respectively (March 4, 1857 - March 3, 1863). He was elected as a Unconditional Unionist to the 39th Congress and as a Republican to the 40th, 41st, 42nd, 43rd Congresses and was not reelected in 1874 (July 24, 1866 - March 3, 1875). During his time on Congress he served as chairmen on the Committee on Banking and Currency (43rd Congress). [Source: 'Biographical Directory of the United States Congress 1774 - Present', available at https://bioguideretro.congress.gov/Home/MemberDetails?memIndex=M000284]" Tennessee Delegation (United States Fourteenth Amendment & The Civil Rights Act of 1866) , Tennessee Delegation (United States Fifteenth Amendment) , Tennessee Delegation (This negotiation)
Thomas A. R. Nelson Visualize None Tennessee Delegation (This negotiation)
Alfred O.P. Nicholson Visualize None Tennessee Delegation (This negotiation)
James M. Quarles Visualize None Tennessee Delegation (This negotiation)
William B. Stokes Visualize "(September 9, 1814 -- March 14, 1897) William Brickly Stokes was a(n) farmer, public servant, supervisor, soldier, lawyer, and American politician. Stokes was born in Chatham County, North Carolina and moved to Tennessee. He studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1867. He was a member of the State house of representatives (1849 - 1852), State senate (1855 and 1856), and was a supervisor of internal revenue for Tennessee. He entered the Union Army (May 15, 1862) as a major of Tennessee Volunteers, was promoted to colonel and then major general until he was honorably discharged (March 10 , 1865). He was elected as an Opposition Party to the 36th Congress (March 4, March 3, 1861). Stokes was also elected as an Unconditional Unionist to the 39th and as a Republican to the 40th and 41st Congresses (July 24, 1866 - March 3, 1871), was not elected to the 42nd Congress. [Source: 'Biographical Directory of the United States Congress 1774 - Present', available at https://bioguideretro.congress.gov/Home/MemberDetails?memIndex=S000950]" Tennessee Delegation (United States Fourteenth Amendment & The Civil Rights Act of 1866) , Tennessee Delegation (United States Fifteenth Amendment) , Tennessee Delegation (This negotiation)
James H. Thomas Visualize None Tennessee Delegation (This negotiation)
John V. Wright Visualize None Tennessee Delegation (This negotiation)