Ohio Delegation

This is one of the 45 delegations in the convention, accounting for 33 of 449 people who took part.

Members (33):

Name Visualize Details Delegations
William Allen Visualize None Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
James M. Ashley Visualize (14 November, 1824 -- 16 September, 1896) Ashley was an American businessman and politician. Born in Pittsburgh, Pa., Ashley moved to Ohio in 1849. Ashley was elected as a Republican to the Thirty-sixth and to the four succeeding Congresses. [Source: 'Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774- Present', available at http://bioguide.congress.gov/biosearch/biosearch.asp] Ohio Delegation (United States Fifteenth Amendment) , Ohio Delegation (United States Thirteenth Amendment 1863-65) , Ohio Delegation (United States Fourteenth Amendment & The Civil Rights Act of 1866) , Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
John A. Bingham Visualize "(Janurary 21, 1815 -- March 19, 1900) John Armor Bingham was a printer, lawyer, judge, special counsel, minister, and American politician. Bingham was born in Mercer, Mercer County, Pennsylvania and moved to Ohio. Bingham studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1840. He was district attorney for Tuscarawas County, Ohio (1864-1849), appointed by President Lincoln as judge advocate of the Union Army with the rank of major (1864), appointed solicitor of the court of claims, United States Judge for several districts of Tennessee, and was a Minister to Japan (May 31, 1873 - July 2, 1885). Bingham was a special judge advocate in the trial of the conspirators against the life of President Lincoln, manager appointed by House in 1862 to conduct impeachment proceedings against West H. Humphreys, and in the proceedings against Andrew Johnson (1868). John was elected as an Opposition Party candidate to the 34th Congress and as a republican to the 36th, 37th, 39th, 40th, 41st, and 42nd Congresses (March 4, 1855 - March 3, 1863 & March 4, 1865 - March 3, 1873), was not successful in renomination in 1872 and 1862. During his time in Congress, he served on the Committee on the Judiciary (41st and 42nd Congresses) [Source: 'Biographical Directory of the United States Congress 1774 - Present', available at https://bioguideretro.congress.gov/Home/MemberDetails?memIndex=B000471]" Ohio Delegation (United States Fifteenth Amendment) , Ohio Delegation (United States Fourteenth Amendment & The Civil Rights Act of 1866) , Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
Harrison G. Blake Visualize None Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
John Carey Visualize None Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
Thomas Corwin Visualize None Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
Samuel S. Cox Visualize (30 September, 1824 -- 10 September, 1889) Cox was an American lawyer and politician serving both Ohio and New York. Born in Muskingum County, Ohio, Cox studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1849. Cox was elected as a Democrat from Ohio to the Thirty-fifth and to the three succeeding Congresses. Cox moved to New York in 1865 and was elected from New York to the Forty-first and Forty-second Congresses. Later, Cox was elected to the Forty-third Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the death of James Brooks. Cox was reelected to the Forty-fourth and to the five consecutive Congresses. [Source: 'Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774- Present', available at http://bioguide.congress.gov/biosearch/biosearch.asp] Ohio Delegation (United States Thirteenth Amendment 1863-65) , Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
William P. Cutler Visualize None Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
Sidney Edgerton Visualize None Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
John A. Gurley Visualize None Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
Richard A. Harrison Visualize None Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
William Helmick Visualize None Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
Valentine B. Horton Visualize None Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
William Howard Visualize None Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
John Hutchins Visualize None Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
Charles D. Martin Visualize None Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
James R. Morris Visualize (10 January, 1819 -- 24 December, 1899) Morris was an American lawyer and politician. Born in Rogersville, Greene County, Pa., Morris moved to Ohio with his family in 1829. Morris studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1843. Morris was elected as a Democrat to the Thirty-seventh and Thirty-eighth Congresses. [Source: 'Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774- Present', available at http://bioguide.congress.gov/biosearch/biosearch.asp] Ohio Delegation (United States Thirteenth Amendment 1863-65) , Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
Warren P. Noble Visualize (14 June, 1820 -- 9 July, 1903) Noble was an American lawyer and politician. Born in Luzerne County, Pa., Noble moved to Ohio in childhood. Noble studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1840. From 1846 to 1850, Noble served as a member of the State house of representatives. Noble was elected as a Democrat to the Thirty-seventh and Thirty-eighth Congresses. [Source: 'Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774- Present', available at http://bioguide.congress.gov/biosearch/biosearch.asp] Ohio Delegation (United States Thirteenth Amendment 1863-65) , Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
Robert H. Nugen Visualize None Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
George H. Pendleton Visualize (19 July, 1825 -- 24 November, 1889) Pendleton was an American politician and lawyer. Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, Pendleton studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1847. Pendleton was a member of the State senate from 1854 to 1856. Pendleton was elected as a Democrat to the Thirty-fifth and to the three succeeding Congresses and later elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate in 1879. [Source: 'Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774- Present', available at http://bioguide.congress.gov/biosearch/biosearch.asp] Ohio Delegation (United States Thirteenth Amendment 1863-65) , Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
George E. Pugh Visualize None Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
Albert G. Riddle Visualize None Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
Samuel Shellabarger Visualize "(December 10, 1817 -- August 7, 1896) Samuel Shellabarger was a lawyer, minister, public servant, and American politician. Shellabarger was born close to Enon, Clark County, Ohio. He studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1846. He was a member of the State house of representatives (1852 and 1853), Minister to Portugal (April 21, 1869 - December 31, 1869), and was a member of the United States Civil Service Commission (1874 and 1875). He was elected as a Republican to the 37th, 39th, 40th, 42nd Congresses (March 4, 1861 - March 3, 1863 & March 4, 1865 - March 3, 1869 & March 4, 1871 - March 3, 1873), was not elected in the 1862 and 1872, and declined to be elected in 1868. During his time on Congress, he served as chairman on the Committee on Commerce (42nd Congress). [Source: 'Biographical Directory of the United States Congress 1774 - present', available at https://bioguideretro.congress.gov/Home/MemberDetails?memIndex=S000325]" Ohio Delegation (United States Fifteenth Amendment) , Ohio Delegation (United States Fourteenth Amendment & The Civil Rights Act of 1866) , Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
John Sherman Visualize (10 May, 1823 -- 22 October, 1900) Sherman was an American lawyer and politician. Born in Fairfield County, Ohio, Sherman studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1844. Sherman was elected as a Republican to the Thirty-fourth and to the three succeeding Congresses. Immediately afterwards, he was elected as a Republican to the United States Senate in order to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Salmon P. Chase. Sherman was reelected once in 1866 and again in 1872. Sherman was appointed Secretary of the Treasury in the Cabinet of President Rutherford Hayes in March 1877. He served in that role until 1881 when he was again elected as a Republican to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy of James A. Garfield, who had been elected President of the United States the year previous. Sherman was reelected in 1886 and additionally in 1892. After serving his terms in the Senate, Sherman was appointed Secretary of State in the Cabinet of President William McKinley. [Source: 'Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774- Present', available at http://bioguide.congress.gov/biosearch/biosearch.asp] Ohio Delegation (United States Thirteenth Amendment 1863-65) , Ohio Delegation (United States Fifteenth Amendment) , Ohio Delegation (United States Nineteenth Amendment and Edmunds Tucker Act) , Ohio Delegation (This negotiation) , Ohio Delegation (United States Fourteenth Amendment & The Civil Rights Act of 1866)
Benjamin Stanton Visualize None Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
Thomas C. Theaker Visualize None Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
Cyndor B. Tompkins Visualize None Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
Carey A. Trimble Visualize None Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
Clement L. Vallandigham Visualize None Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
Benjamin Wade Visualize (27 October, 1800 -- 2 March, 1878) Wade was an American lawyer and politician. Born in Hampden County, Mass., Wade moved to Ohio with his family in 1821. Wade studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1828. Wade was elected as a Whig to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy in the term commencing March 4th, 1851 due to a failure of the legislature to elect. Afterwards, Wade was reelected as a Republican in 1856 and 1863. [Source: 'Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774- Present', available at http://bioguide.congress.gov/biosearch/biosearch.asp] Ohio Delegation (United States Fifteenth Amendment) , Ohio Delegation (United States Thirteenth Amendment 1863-65) , Ohio Delegation (United States Fourteenth Amendment & The Civil Rights Act of 1866) , Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
Edward Wade Visualize None Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
Chilton A. White Visualize (6 February, 1826 -- 7 December, 1900) White was an American lawyer and politician. Born in Brown County, Ohio, White studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1848. White was elected as a Democrat to the Thirty-seventh and Thirty-eighth Congresses . [Source: 'Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774- Present', available at http://bioguide.congress.gov/biosearch/biosearch.asp] Ohio Delegation (United States Thirteenth Amendment 1863-65) , Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)
Samuel T. Worcester Visualize None Ohio Delegation (This negotiation)