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Samuel McLean (congressman)

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Samuel McLean August 7, 1826 - July 16, 1877 was an American politician who represented Montana in the United States House of Representatives from 1865-1867

McLean was born at Summit Hill, Pennsylvania He attended the schools of Wyoming Valley and Lafayette College in Easton, Pennsylvania He studied law with Andrew Horatio Reeder, was admitted to the bar in 1849 and commenced practice in Mauch Chunk, Pennsylvania

McLean served as the prosecuting attorney of Carbon County, Pennsylvania 1855-1860 He received an honorary Master of Arts degree from Lafayette in 1857

He served as the attorney general of the provisional Territory of Jefferson afterward Colorado in 1860 and then moved to Bannack, Montana in 1862 He served in the militia as commander of a regiment with the rank of Colonel, and was wounded several times during skirmishes against American Indians

When the Territory of Montana was formed, McLean was elected as a Democrat to the Thirty-eighth and Thirty-ninth Congresses and served from January 6, 1865, to March 3, 1867 He was not a candidate for renomination in 1866 After leaving Congress, he was the president of McLean Silver Mining Co

McLean later moved to Virginia and settled on a plantation near Burkeville He died in Burkeville, Virginia on July 16, 1877 and was buried in the churchyard of Burkeville's Presbyterian Church

External linksedit

  • United States Congress "Samuel McLean id: M000551" Biographical Directory of the United States Congress 
  • Samuel McLean at Find a Grave
US House of Representatives
Preceded by
office created
Delegate to the US House of Representatives
from Montana Territory

January 6, 1865 - March 3, 1867
Succeeded by
James M Cavanaugh

 This article incorporates public domain material from the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress website http://bioguidecongressgov

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