DOW, Jesse E.

1809–1850

Biography

DOW, Jesse E., a Doorkeeper from Massachusetts; born in Thompson, Windham County, Conn., January 21, 1809; journalist; poet; postal worker; elected Doorkeeper of the United States House of Representatives for the Twenty-eighth Congress (December 7, 1843–December 3, 1845); died on October 24, 1850, in Washington, D.C.; interment in Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C.

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