|Name||Isaac Chapman Bates|
Northampton, Massachusetts , United States
|| January 23, 1779
|Died||March 16, 1845
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|Info||BATES, Isaac Chapman, a Representative and a Senator from Massachusetts; born in Granville, Mass., January 23, 1779; tutored privately; graduated from Yale College in 1802; admitted to the bar and commenced the practice of law in Northampton, Hampshire County, Mass., in 1808 |
MA House 1808-1809
US Representative (MA) 1827-1835; chairman, Committee on Military Pensions (Twenty-first Congress); declined to be a candidate for renomination in 1834.
Temporary chairman, first Whig National Convention (1839)
U.S. Senator (W-MA) 1/13/1841-3/16/1845; chairman, Committee on Pensions (Twenty-seventh and Twenty-eighth Congresses)
Died in Washington, D.C., 3/16/1845; interment in Bridge Street Cemetery, Northampton, Mass.