Fowler, Joseph Smith, 1820-1902Alternative names
Joseph Smith Fowler (1820-1902) was a Republican senator from Tennessee, 1866-1867, and Washington, D.C., lawyer thereafter.
From the guide to the Joseph Smith Fowler Papers, ., 1863-1902, (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection.)
Educator, lawyer, and U.S. senator from Tennessee.
From the description of Joseph Smith Fowler papers, 1863-1903. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 77600180
Republican senator from Tennessee, 1866-1867, and Washington, D.C., lawyer thereafter.
From the description of Joseph Smith Fowler papers, 1863-1902 [manuscript]. (Oceanside Free Library). WorldCat record id: 25031653
Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury, 1862-1865; U.S. Senator from Tennessee, 1865-1871; attorney.
From the description of Joseph Smith Fowler papers, 1809-1902, bulk 1871-1902. (Tennessee State Library & Archives). WorldCat record id: 26750986
Lawyer, educator; U.S. senator from Tennessee, 1866-1871.
From the description of Letter : Washington, [D.C.], to H[enry] C[lay] Whitney, 1867 Dec. 3. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 30798424
1820, Aug. 31:
Born, Steubenville, Ohio
Graduated, Franklin College, New Athens, Ohio
Moved to Kentucky Taught school and studied law
1845- 1849: Professor of mathematics, Franklin College, Davidson County, Tenn.
Married Maria Louisa Embry
1856- 1861: President, Howard Female College, Gallatin, Tenn.
Moved to Springfield, Ill.
Moved to Nashville, Tenn. State comptroller in military government, Tennessee
1866- 1871: United States senator from Tennessee
Delegate, Southern Loyalists' Convention, Independence Hall, Philadelphia, Pa.
Retired from the United States Senate Returned to Tennessee
1902, Apr. 1:
Died, Washington, D.C.
From the guide to the Joseph Smith Fowler Papers, 1863-1903, (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)
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|Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)|
|Unionists (United States Civil War)|
|Senators, U.S. Congress--Tennessee|