Ebenezer Seaver

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Ebenezer Seaver
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Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Massachusetts's 13th district
In office
March 4, 1803 – March 3, 1813
Preceded by Peleg Wadsworth
Succeeded by Nathaniel Ruggles
Member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives
In office
1794–1802
1822–1823
1826
Personal details
Born (1763-07-05)July 5, 1763
Roxbury, Massachusetts
Died March 1, 1844(1844-03-01) (aged 80)
Roxbury, Massachusetts
Political party Democratic-Republican
Alma mater Harvard University
Occupation Farming

Ebenezer Seaver (July 5, 1763 – March 1, 1844) was a U.S. Representative from Massachusetts.

Born in Roxbury, Massachusetts, Seaver graduated from Harvard University in 1784. He engaged in agricultural pursuits. He served as member of the State house of representatives 1794-1802.

Seaver was elected as a Democratic-Republican to the Eighth and to the four succeeding Congresses (March 4, 1803 – March 3, 1813). He was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1812 to the Thirteenth Congress. He served as member of the State constitutional convention in 1820. He was again a member of the State house of representatives in 1822, 1823, and 1826. He died in Roxbury, Massachusetts, March 1, 1844.


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United States House of Representatives
Preceded by
Peleg Wadsworth
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Massachusetts's 13th congressional district

March 4, 1803 - March 3, 1813
Succeeded by
Nathaniel Ruggles