|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Massachusetts's 3rd district
March 4, 1795 – November 6, 1800
Peleg Coffin, Jr.
|Succeeded by||Ebenezer Mattoon|
|Member of the Connecticut House of Representatives|
January 25, 1749|
June 5, 1802 (aged 53)|
Samuel Lyman (January 25, 1749 – June 5, 1802) was a United States Representative from Massachusetts. He was born in Goshen, Connecticut on January 25, 1749. He attended Goshen Academy and graduated from Yale College in 1770. He taught school, studied law in Litchfield, Connecticut, was admitted to the bar and commenced practice in Hartford.
He moved to Springfield, Massachusetts in 1784, was elected a member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives, and served in the Massachusetts State Senate. He was a justice of the court of common pleas of Hampshire County, and was elected as a Federalist to the Fourth, Fifth, and Sixth Congresses and served from March 4, 1795, until November 6, 1800 when he resigned. He died in Springfield on June 5, 1802. His interment was in Goshen, Connecticut.
- United States Congress. "Samuel Lyman (id: L000528)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
|United States House of Representatives|
Peleg Coffin, Jr. and
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Massachusetts's 3rd congressional district
March 4, 1795 - November 6, 1800
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