1829 in the United States

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1829 in the United States
Years: 1826 1827 182818291830 1831 1832

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Events from the year 1829 in the United States.

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  • January 28 – Ephraim Bateman, U.S. Senator from New Jersey from 1826 to 1829 (born 1780)
  • April 11 – Archibald Gracie, merchant and shipowner (born 1755 in Scotland)
  • May 17 – John Jay, represented New York at the Continental Congress in 1774, 2nd Governor of New York from 1795 to 1801 and 1st Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court from 1789 to 1795 (born 1745)
  • June 27 – James Smithson, British chemist and mineralogist whose inheritance will eventually create the Smithsonian Institution (born c. 1765 in France; died in Genoa)
  • November 26 – Thomas Buck Reed, U.S. Senator from Mississippi from 1826 to 1827 and in 1829 (born 1787)
  • December 12 – John Lansing, Jr., statesman (born 1754; disappeared)

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