Michigan Delegation

This is one of the 45 delegations in the convention, accounting for 10 of 449 people who took part.

Members (10):

Name Visualize Details Delegations
Fernando C. Beaman Visualize (28 June, 1814 -- 27 September, 1882) Beaman was an American lawyer and politician. Born in Chester, Vt., Beaman studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1838, commencing practice in Manchester, Michigan. Beaman was elected as a Republican to the Thirty-seventh and to the four succeeding Congresses serving from March 4th, 1861 to March 3rd, 1871. [Source: 'Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774- Present', available at http://bioguide.congress.gov/biosearch/biosearch.asp] Michigan Delegation (United States Fifteenth Amendment) , Michigan Delegation (United States Thirteenth Amendment 1863-65) , Michigan Delegation (United States Fourteenth Amendment & The Civil Rights Act of 1866) , Michigan Delegation (This negotiation)
Kinsley S. Bingham Visualize None Michigan Delegation (This negotiation)
Zachariah Chandler Visualize (10 December, 1813 -- 1 November, 1879) Chandler was an American businessman and politician. Born in Bedford, N.H., Chandler was the mayor of Detroit in 1851. Chandler was elected as a Republican to the United States Senate in 1857, reelected in 1863, and reelected again in 1869 serving from March 4th, 1857 to March 3rd, 1875. [Source: 'Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774- Present', available at http://bioguide.congress.gov/biosearch/biosearch.asp] Michigan Delegation (United States Fifteenth Amendment) , Michigan Delegation (United States Thirteenth Amendment 1863-65) , Michigan Delegation (United States Fourteenth Amendment & The Civil Rights Act of 1866) , Michigan Delegation (United States Nineteenth Amendment and Edmunds Tucker Act) , Michigan Delegation (This negotiation)
Bradley F. Granger Visualize None Michigan Delegation (This negotiation)
Jacob M. Howard Visualize (10 July, 1805 -- 2 April, 1871) Howard was an American lawyer and politician. Born in Bennington County, Vt., Howard studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1833. Howard was a member of the State house of representatives (1838) and was elected as a Whig to the Twenty-seventh Congress. Subsequently, Howard was elected as a Republican to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Kinsley S. Bingham and reelected in 1865. [Source: 'Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774- Present', available at http://bioguide.congress.gov/biosearch/biosearch.asp] Michigan Delegation (United States Fifteenth Amendment) , Michigan Delegation (United States Thirteenth Amendment 1863-65) , Michigan Delegation (United States Fourteenth Amendment & The Civil Rights Act of 1866) , Michigan Delegation (This negotiation)
William A. Howard Visualize None Michigan Delegation (This negotiation)
Francis W. Kellogg Visualize (30 May, 1810 -- 13 January, 1879) Kellogg was an American businessman, soldier, and politician. Born in Worthington, Mass., Kellogg moved to Michigan in 1855 and was a member of the State house of representatives in 1857 and 1858. Kellogg was elected from Michigan as a Republican to the Thirty-sixth, Thirty-seventh, and Thirty-eighth Congresses. During the Civil War, Kellogg was appointed colonel of the Third Regiment and moved to Alabama. Upon the readmission of Alabama to representation was elected as a Republican to the Fortieth Congress and served from July 22nd, 1868, to March 3rd, 1869. [Source: 'Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774- Present', available at http://bioguide.congress.gov/biosearch/biosearch.asp] Michigan Delegation (United States Thirteenth Amendment 1863-65) , Michigan Delegation (This negotiation)
DeWitt C. Leach Visualize None Michigan Delegation (This negotiation)
Rowland E. Trowbridge Visualize "(June 18, 1821 -- April 20, 1881) Rowland Ebenezer Trowbridge was a farmer, public servant, and an American politician. Trowbridge was born in Horseheads, Chemung County, New York and moved with his parents in 1821 to Oakland County, Michigan. He served as a member of the State senate from 1856 to 1860 and was a Commissioner of Indian Affairs in 1880 and 1881. He was elected as a Republican to the 37th, 39th, and 40th Congresses (March 4, 1861 - March 3, 1863 & March 4, 1865 - March 3, 1869). He was not elected to 38th Congress and 41st Congress. During his time as a congressman he served as a chairman on the Committee on Agriculture (40th Congress). [Source: 'Biographical Directory of the United States Congress 1774 - Present', available at https://bioguideretro.congress.gov/Home/MemberDetails?memIndex=T000385]" Michigan Delegation (United States Fifteenth Amendment) , Michigan Delegation (United States Fourteenth Amendment & The Civil Rights Act of 1866) , Michigan Delegation (This negotiation)
Henry Waldron Visualize (October 11, 1819 — September 13, 1880) Waldron was a civil engineer, businessman, and politician. Henry Waldron was born in Albany, New York and moved to Michigan in 1837. He graduated from Rutgers College and worked as a civil engineer in railroad work. Waldron served as a member of the State Legislature (1843) and continued his career in railroad work by directing the Michigan Southern Railroad form 1846 to 1849. He was elected as a Republican to the United States House of Representatives and served from March 4, 1855 to March 3, 1861. He was again elected to the Forty-Second, Forty-Third, and Forty-Fourth Congresses, serving from March 4, 1871 to March 3, 1877. [Source: “Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774 - Present,” available at https://bioguide.congress.gov/search/bio/W000041] Michigan Delegation (This negotiation)