Samuel E. Hogg

Samuel E. Hogg ( born April 18, 1783 in Halifax, Halifax County, North Carolina, † May 28, 1842 in Rutherford County, Tennessee ) was an American politician. Between 1817 and 1819 he represented the state of Tennessee in the U.S. House of Representatives.


Samuel Hogg attended the public schools in Caswell County. After that, he taught for a short time as a teacher. After studying medicine in Gallatin (Tennessee ), he started around the year 1804 in Lebanon as a doctor in to work. During the British - American War of 1812 to 1815 he was a military doctor. Politically, Hogg Member, founded by Thomas Jefferson Democratic- Republican Party. After his military service, he was elected to the House of Representatives from Tennessee.

In the state- wide discharged congressional elections of 1816, he was the second deputy's mandate of Tennessee in the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington DC chosen, where he became the successor of Bennett H. Henderson on March 4, 1817. Until March 3, 1819, he was able to complete a term in Congress. After his retirement from the U.S. House of Representatives Hogg again practiced as a doctor in Lebanon. In 1828 he moved to Nashville, where he continues exercised his profession until 1836. After a short time in Natchez in 1838, he returned to Nashville back. In 1840, Hogg was president of the State Medical Society of Tennessee. He died on 28 May in 1842 and was buried at the Nashville City Cemetery.