1848 in the United States

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1848 in the United States
Years: 1845 1846 184718481849 1850 1851

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Events from the year 1848 in the United States.

Incumbents[edit]

Federal Government[edit]

Events[edit]

January–March[edit]

April–June[edit]

July–September[edit]

October–December[edit]

Undated[edit]

Ongoing[edit]

Births[edit]

  • March 26 – Edward O. Wolcott, United States Senator from Colorado from 1889 till 1901. (died 1905)
  • May 10 – Lafayette Young, United States Senator from Iowa from 1910 till 1911. (died 1926)
  • November 2 – Stephen Mallory II, United States Senator from Florida from 1897 till 1907. (died 1907)
  • November 7 – B.B. Comer, United States Senator from Alabama in 1920. (died 1927)

Deaths[edit]

  • February 23 – John Quincy Adams, 6th President of the United States from 1825 till 1829. (born 1767)
  • April 29 – Chester Ashley, United States Senator from Arkansas from 1844 till 1848. (born 1790)
  • October 25 – Dixon Hall Lewis, United States Senator from Alabama from 1844 till 1848. (born 1802)
  • December 31 – Ambrose Hundley Sevier, United States Senator from Arkansas from 1836 till 1848. (born 1801)

Further reading[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Claflin, Alta Blanche. Political parties in the United States 1800-1914, New York Public Library, 1915, p. 50
  2. ^ Wellman, Judith. The Road to Seneca Falls, University of Illinois Press, 2004, p. 176. ISBN 0-252-02904-6

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