Clement Storer

Clement Storer (September 20, 1760 – November 21, 1830) was a United States Representative and Senator from New Hampshire. Born in Kennebunk in Massachusetts Bay's Province of Maine, he completed preparatory studies, studied medicine in Portsmouth, New Hampshire and in Europe, engaged in the practice of medicine in Portsmouth, and was captain of militia and held successive ranks to that of major general.

Clement Storer
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Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New Hampshire's At-large district
In office
March 4, 1807 – March 3, 1809
Preceded byThomas W. Thompson
Succeeded byJames Wilson
United States Senator from
New Hampshire
In office
June 27, 1817 – March 3, 1819
Preceded byJeremiah Mason
Succeeded byJohn F. Parrott
Member of the New Hampshire House of Representatives
In office
1810–1812
Personal details
Born(1760-09-20)September 20, 1760
Kennebunk, Massachusetts Bay, British America (now Maine)
DiedNovember 21, 1830(1830-11-21) (aged 70)
Portsmouth, New Hampshire, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic-Republican

Storer was a member of the New Hampshire House of Representatives from 1810 to 1812, serving one year as speaker. He was elected as a Democratic-Republican to the Tenth Congress (March 4, 1807 to March 4, 1809). He was elected as a Democratic-Republican to the U.S. Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Jeremiah Mason and served from June 27, 1817, to March 4, 1819; while in the Senate he was chairman of the Committee on the Militia (Fifteenth Congress).

From 1818 to 1824, Storer was high sheriff of Rockingham County. He died in Portsmouth in 1830 and was interred in North Cemetery.

ReferencesEdit

  • United States Congress. "Clement Storer (id: S000972)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.

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U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New Hampshire's At-large congressional district

1807-1809
Succeeded by
U.S. Senate
Preceded by
U.S. senator (Class 3) from New Hampshire
1817–1819
Served alongside: David L. Morril
Succeeded by