Francis GARDNER, Congress, NH (1771-1835)


GARDNER, Francis, a Representative from New Hampshire; born in Leominster, Mass., on December 27, 1771; was graduated from Harvard University in 1793; studied law; was admitted to the bar in Cheshire County, N.H., in 1796 and commenced practice at Walpole, N.H.; moved to Keene, N.H., in 1806; solicitor of Cheshire County 1807-1820; elected as a Republican to the Tenth Congress (March 4, 1807-March 3, 1809); was not a candidate for reelection in 1808; died in Roxbury, Mass., June 25, 1835.

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