Source Information

Ancestry.com. Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774-2005 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
Original data: United States. Congress. Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774-2005. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 2005.

About Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774-2005

This database contains the Biographical Directory of the U.S. Congress. It is comprised of brief biographical descriptions of every person that has ever served as a member of Congress since its inception in 1774 up through 2005. This is approximately 12,000 people.

This database can be used to study the lives of those who are included in it, as well as the lives of your ancestors - much can be learned by reading about the lives of others who lived during the time of your ancestors.