Tristram Shaw

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Tristram Shaw (May 23, 1786 – March 14, 1843) was a United States Representative from New Hampshire. He was born in Hampton, New Hampshire in 1786. He completed preparatory studies there.

Shaw held several local offices in Exeter, New Hampshire before he was elected as a Democrat to the Twenty-sixth and Twenty-seventh Congresses (March 4, 1839 – March 3, 1843). He died in Exeter in 1843, shortly after leaving Congress, and was buried in Bride Hill Cemetery in Hampton.


  • United States Congress. "Tristram Shaw (id: S000311)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.

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U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by
Joseph Weeks
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New Hampshire's at-large congressional district

Succeeded by
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