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us: Rodney, C. A. (Caesar Augustus), 1772-1824


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  • Variants

    • us: Rodney, Caesar Augustus, 1772-1824
    • us: Rodney, Mr. (Caesar Augustus), 1772-1824
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        17720104
    • Death Date

        18240610
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Dover (Del.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Buenos Aires (Argentina)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Argentina
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Dover (Del.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Wilmington (Del.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of the State of Pennsylvania
        • Affiliation End: 1789
    • Organization

        (naf) University of the State of Pennsylvania
    • Affiliation End

        1789
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Republican Party (U.S. : 1792-1828)
    • Organization

        (naf) Republican Party (U.S. : 1792-1828)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Delaware. General Assembly. House of Representatives
        • Affiliation Start: 1796
        • Affiliation End: 1802
    • Organization

        (naf) Delaware. General Assembly. House of Representatives
    • Affiliation Start

        1796
    • Affiliation End

        1802
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Delaware. General Assembly. Senate
        • Affiliation Start: 1815
        • Affiliation End: 1816
    • Organization

        (naf) Delaware. General Assembly. Senate
    • Affiliation Start

        1815
    • Affiliation End

        1816
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: United States. Congress (8th, 1st session : 1803-1804). House
    • Organization

        United States. Congress (8th, 1st session : 1803-1804). House
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress (8th, 2nd session : 1804-1805). House
    • Organization

        (naf) United States. Congress (8th, 2nd session : 1804-1805). House
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress (17th, 1st session : 1821-1822). House
    • Organization

        (naf) United States. Congress (17th, 1st session : 1821-1822). House
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. Senate
        • Affiliation Start: 1822
        • Affiliation End: 1823
    • Organization

        (naf) United States. Congress. Senate
    • Affiliation Start

        1822
    • Affiliation End

        1823
  • Earlier Established Forms

      Rodney, Caesar Augustus, 1772-1824Rodney, Caesar Augustus,1772-1824
  • Sources

    • found: nuc85-61887: His Documents accompanying the Bill ... [MI] 1808 (hdg. on CSt rept.: Rodney, Caesar Augustus, 1772-1824; usage: C.A. Rodney)
    • found: LC data base, 12/3/85 (hdg.: Rodney, Caesar Augustus, 1772-1824; usage: C.A. Rodney)
    • found: Who was who in America (Rodney, Cesar Augustus; b. Dover, Del., Jan. 4, 1772; d. Buenos Aires, Argentina, June 10, 1824)
    • found: Letter from Mr. Rodney, upon the subject of the report of a select committee, to examine the reports of the Secretary of the Treasury in relation to the examination of the land offices, 1822.
    • found: Biographical directory of the United States Congress (Rodney, Caesar Augustus (1772-1824); son of Thomas Rodney, cousin of George Brydges Rodney, and nephew of Caesar Rodney; a Representative and Senator from Delaware; graduated from University of Pennsylvania in 1789; admitted to the bar and began practice in Wilmington, Del. in 1793; member, State house of representatives 1796-1802; elected as a Democratic Republican to the Eighth Congress (March 4, 1803-March 3, 1805); Attorney General of the United States in the Cabinet of Presidents Thomas Jefferson and James Madison, 1807-1811, when he resigned; served in the War of 1812; member, State senate 1815-1816; sent to South America by President James Monroe as one of the commissioners to investigate and report on the propriety of recognizing the independence of the Spanish-American Republics; elected to the Seventeenth Congress and served from March 4, 1821 to January 24, 1822, when he resigned; elected as a Democratic Republican to the United States Senate and served from January 24, 1822, to January 29, 1823, when he resigned; appointed Minister Plenipotentiary to Argentina in 1823, served until his death in Buenos Aires, June 10, 1824)
  • Change Notes

    • 1985-12-04: new
    • 2016-03-23: revised
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