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Sen. Ephraim Bateman

Former Senator for New Jersey

Bateman was a senator from New Jersey and was an Adams. He served from 1826 to 1829.

He was previously the representative for New Jersey as a Republican from 1821 to 1823; the representative for New Jersey as a Republican from 1819 to 1821; the representative for New Jersey as a Republican from 1817 to 1819; and the representative for New Jersey as a Republican from 1815 to 1817.

Alleged misconduct & resolution

Bateman faced an allegation of casting the deciding vote for himself in his election, which it was suggested was improper. On May. 22, 1828, the Senate committee recommended no further action and the Senate agreed. On Jan. 12, 1829, he resigned due to ill health and died on the 28th.

May. 22, 1828 Senate committee recommended no further action and the Senate agreed.
Jan. 12, 1829 Resigned due to ill health and died on the 28th.
Photo of Sen. Ephraim Bateman [A-NJ, 1826-1829]

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