DALLEY, Gifford

1742–1798

Biography

DALLEY, Gifford, a Doorkeeper from Pennsylvania; born in 1742; manager, City Tavern, Philadelphia, Pa.; elected Doorkeeper of the United States House of Representatives for the First Congress and for the two succeeding Congresses (April 4, 1789–December 7, 1795); died in August 1798, in Philadelphia, Pa.

Footnotes

* Gifford Dalley’s last name has been spelled “Dalley,” “Dally,” and “Dudley” in various editions of the Register of Debates.

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