Timothy Davis (Massachusetts)
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Massachusetts's 6th district
March 4, 1855 – March 3, 1859
|Preceded by||Charles Wentworth Upham|
|Succeeded by||John B. Alley|
|Member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives|
April 12, 1821|
October 23, 1888 (aged 67)|
|Political party||American Party, Republican|
Davis was born in Gloucester, Massachusetts and attended the public schools. He served two years in a printing office, engaged in mercantile pursuits in Boston.
Davis served as member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives in 1870 and 1871. He was elected as the candidate of the American Party to the Thirty-fourth Congress and as a Republican to the Thirty-fifth Congress (March 4, 1855 – March 3, 1859).
Life after Congress
Davis served as delegate to the Republican National Convention in 1860. He was appointed assistant appraiser in the Boston customhouse in 1861. He engaged in the prosecution of claims against the Government. He died in Boston, Massachusetts, on October 23, 1888. He was interred in Oak Grove Cemetery.
- United States Congress. "Timothy Davis (id: D000141)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
|United States House of Representatives|
Charles W. Upham
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Massachusetts's 6th congressional district
March 4, 1855-March 3, 1859
| Succeeded by|
John B. Alley
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