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Davis, John Wesley

Born: 1799 AD
Died: 1859 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Politician

1799 – Born on the 16th of April in New Holland, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.

1835 – 1837 – Representative from Indiana.

1845 – 1847 – Served as the Speaker of the United States House of Representatives.

1848 – 1850 – He served as the U.S. Commissioner to China.

1853 – 1854 – Appointed to the office of Governor of the Oregon Territory by President Franklin Pierce.

1859 – He died on 22nd of August in Pennsylvania.