Dalton, Tristram , 1738 - 1817

Tristram Dalton was a merchant from Newbury, Massachusetts who served in the Massachusetts second Provincial Congress, the Massachusetts Legislature, and the First Federal Congress.  Eben F. Stone, "A Sketch of Tristram Dalton," Essex Institute Historical Collection 25 (1888):1-29.

Painting (1792) by John Trumbull (1756-1843), Courtesy of the Yale University Art Gallery

Born: 
May 28, 1738
Died: 
May 30, 1817
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