Darius D. Hare

Darius Dodge Hare (* January 9, 1843 in Adrian, Seneca County, Ohio, † February 10, 1897 in Upper Sandusky, Ohio ) was an American politician. Between 1891 and 1895 he represented the state of Ohio in the U.S. House of Representatives.


Darius Hare attended the public schools of his home. Since March 1864, he participated as a soldier in the army of the Union part in the civil war. After a subsequent law studies at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor and his 1867 was admitted to the bar he began to work in Carey in this profession. In 1868 he moved to Upper Sandusky. Politically, he joined the Democratic Party. Between 1872 and 1882 he was mayor of Upper Sandusky.

In the congressional elections of 1890 Hare was in the eighth election district of Ohio in the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington DC chosen, where he became the successor of Robert P. Kennedy on March 4, 1891. After a re-election he was able to complete in Congress until March 3, 1895 two legislative sessions. Since 1893 he represented there as a successor of James I. Dungan the 13th district of his state. In 1894 he gave up another candidacy.

After the end of his time in the U.S. House of Representatives Darius Hare practiced as a lawyer again. He died on 10 February 1897 in Upper Sandusky, where he was also buried.