Andrew K. Hay
Andrew Kessler Hay (January 19, 1809 – February 7, 1881) was an American Whig Party politician who represented New Jersey's 1st congressional district in the United States House of Representatives from 1849 to 1851.
Andrew Kessler Hay
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from New Jersey's 1st district
March 4, 1849 – March 3, 1851
|Preceded by||James G. Hampton|
|Succeeded by||Nathan T. Stratton|
|Born||January 19, 1809|
|Died||February 7, 1881 (aged 72)|
Winslow Township, New Jersey
Hay was born near Lowell, Massachusetts, on January 19, 1809. He completed preparatory studies and was employed in the manufacture of window glass. He moved to Waterford Works, New Jersey, in Winslow Township, New Jersey, in 1829, and engaged in the manufacture of glass. He was also largely interested in real estate and agriculture
After leaving Congress, he resumed his business interests. He was a presidential elector on the Republican ticket in the 1872 United States presidential election. He was president of the Camden and Atlantic Railroad from 1872 to 1876.
- United States Congress. "Andrew Kessler Hay (id: H000381)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
- Andrew Kessler Hay at The Political Graveyard
- Andrew Kessler Hay at Find a Grave
|U.S. House of Representatives|
James G. Hampton
| Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New Jersey's 1st congressional district
March 4, 1849–March 3, 1851
Nathan T. Stratton
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