Adam HUNTSMAN, Congress, TN (1786-1849)


HUNTSMAN, Adam, a Representative from Tennessee; born in Charlotte County, Va.,, February 11, 1786; moved to Jackson, Tenn.; elected as a Jacksonian to the Twenty-fourth Congress (March 4, 1835-March 3, 1837); unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1836 to the Twenty-fifth Congress; died August 23, 1849.


Mooney, Chase C. “The Political Career of Adam Huntsman.” Tennessee Historical Quarterly 10 (June 1951): 99-126.

Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1771-Present