1837 in the United States

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1837 in the United States
Years: 1834 1835 183618371838 1839 1840

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Events from the year 1837 in the United States.

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

March 4: Martin Van Buren becomes President

Ongoing[edit]

Births[edit]

  • January 9 – Julius C. Burrows, United States Senator from Michigan from 1895 till 1911. (died 1915)
  • May 28 – Samuel D. McEnery, United States Senator from Louisiana from 1897 till 1910. (died 1910)
  • October 12 – Preston B. Plumb, United States Senator from Kansas from 1877 till 1891. (died 1891)
  • December 26 – Morgan Bulkeley, United States Senator from Connecticut from 1905 till 1911. (died 1922)

Deaths[edit]

  • September 28 – David Barton, United States Senator from Missouri from 1821 till 1831. (born 1783)
  • October 9 – Oliver H. Prince, United States Senator from Georgia from 1828 till 1829. (born 1787)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Patent No. 132. "Improvement in Propelling Machinery by Magnetism And Electro-Magnetism". Google patents. Retrieved 2011-12-13. 

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