Timothy C. Day

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Timothy Crane Day
Timothy C. Day by Find a Grave.jpg
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Ohio's first district
In office
March 4, 1855 – March 3, 1857
Preceded by David T. Disney
Succeeded by George H. Pendleton
Personal details
Born (1819-01-08)January 8, 1819
Cincinnati, Ohio
Died April 15, 1869(1869-04-15) (aged 50)
Cincinnati, Ohio
Resting place Spring Grove Cemetery
Political party Opposition

Timothy Crane Day (January 8, 1819 – April 15, 1869) was a U.S. Representative from Ohio.

Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, Day attended the public schools. Day worked as a printer and engraver from 1838–1840. When his older brother died in 1850, he took his job as one of the editors and proprietors of the Cincinnati Enquirer.[1] Disposed of his interests in that paper in 1852 and made a tour of Europe.

Day was elected as an Opposition Party candidate to the Thirty-fourth Congress (March 4, 1855 – March 3, 1857). He declined renomination in 1856 because of ill health and retired from active business. He died in Cincinnati, Ohio, April 15, 1869. He was interred in Spring Grove Cemetery.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Grace, Kevin (Jan 4, 2012). Legendary Locals of Cincinnati. Arcadia Publishing. p. 13. Retrieved 2013-05-07. 

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