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Bayard, Thomas Francis Sr.

Born: 1828 AD
Died: 1898 AD
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1828 – Thomas Francis Bayard was born 29th of October in Wilmington, Delaware.

 

1851 – Studied law and was admitted to the Delaware Bar.

 

1853-1854 – Appointed United States District Attorney for Delaware.

 

1854-1858 – Practiced his profession in Philadelphia.

 

1859-1859 – President Grover Cleveland chose Bayard to be his Secretary of State.

 

1868-1885 – Elected to the United States Senate.

 

1869-1885 – Senator from Delaware.

 

1881 – Became the President pro tempore of Senate.

 

1885-1889 – Appointed as Secretary of State.

 

1893-1897 – Appointed as U.S. Ambassador to the United Kingdom.

 

1898 – Thomas Francis Bayard died 29th of September.