World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Antonio Joseph (politician)

Article Id: WHEBN0011729168
Reproduction Date:

Title: Antonio Joseph (politician)  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Thomas B. Catron, Charles P. Clever, Pedro Perea, John Sebrie Watts, Mariano S. Otero
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Antonio Joseph (politician)

Antonio Joseph (August 25, 1846 – April 19, 1910) was a Delegate from the Territory of New Mexico.

Born in Taos, N.Mex., Joseph attended Lux's Academy in Taos, Bishop Lammy's School in Santa Fe, New Mexico, Webster College in St. Louis County, Missouri, and Bryant and Stratton's Commercial College, St. Louis, Missouri. He engaged in mercantile pursuits. County judge of Taos County, New Mexico from 1878 to 1880. He moved to Ojo Caliente, New Mexico, in 1880. He served as member of the Territorial house of representatives in 1882.

Joseph was elected as a Democrat to the Forty-ninth and to the four succeeding Congresses (March 4, 1885-March 3, 1895). He was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1894 to the Fifty-fourth Congress. He served in the Territorial senate 1896-1898, serving as president of that body in 1898. He again engaged in the mercantile business. He was owner of hotels and extensive lands. He died in Ojo Caliente, New Mexico, April 19, 1910. He was interred in Fairview Cemetery, Santa Fe, New Mexico.


This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.