Philo C. Fuller
|New York State Comptroller|
|Preceded by||Washington Hunt|
|Succeeded by||John Wright|
|5th Speaker of the Michigan House of Representatives|
|Preceded by||Henry Acker|
|Succeeded by||John Biddle|
|Member of the Michigan House of Representatives|
from the Lenawee County district
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from New York's 30th district
March 4, 1833 – September 2, 1836
|Preceded by||Bates Cooke|
|Succeeded by||John Young|
|Member of the New York Senate|
from the 8th district
|Member of the New York State Assembly|
from the Livingston County district
|Born||August 14, 1787|
|Died||August 16, 1855 (aged 68)|
Geneva, New York
|Resting place||Temple Hill Cemetery, Geneseo, New York|
|Branch/service||United States Army|
|Battles/wars||War of 1812|
From 1829 to 1830, he was a member of the New York State Assembly (Livingston Co.) in 52nd and 53rd New York State Legislatures. From 1831 to 1832, he was a member of the New York State Senate (8th D.), sitting in the 54th and 55th New York State Legislatures.
Fuller was elected as an Anti-Mason to the 23rd United States Congress, and re-elected as an Anti-Jacksonian to the 24th United States Congress, holding office from March 4, 1833, to September 2, 1836, when he resigned, and moved to Adrian, Michigan where he engaged in banking and was president of the Erie and Kalamazoo Railroad.
He was a member of the Michigan House of Representatives in 1841 and was Speaker until April 3 when he resigned having been appointed Assistant United States Postmaster General by President William Henry Harrison. Later that year, he was an unsuccessful Whig candidate for Governor of Michigan. Afterwards he returned to Geneseo, New York.
- Samuel Lucius Fuller (1818–1897), who served as private secretary to Charles H. Carroll.
- Edward Philo Fuller (1820–1866), who married Cornelia Granger Carroll (1826–1909), daughter of Congressman Charles H. Carroll
- George A. Fuller (b. 1822).
- "FULLER, Philo Case - Biographical Information". bioguide.congress.gov. Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved 18 August 2017.
- Bergen, Tunis Garret (1915). Genealogies of the State of New York: A Record of the Achievements of Her People in the Making of a Commonwealth and the Founding of a Nation. Lewis Historical Publishing Company. Retrieved 18 August 2017.
- Reid, Edwy C. (1897). Annual Report of the Secretary of the Michigan State Horticultural Society. by Authority. Retrieved 18 August 2017.
- United States Congress. "Philo C. Fuller (id: F000411)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
- Philo Fuller Political Graveyard
- List of Speakers of the MI House, at MI Legislature (PDF)
- Fuller family, at rootsweb
- The New York Civil List compiled by Franklin Benjamin Hough (pages 34, 141 and 274; Weed, Parsons and Co., 1858)
- FULLER, Philo Case, 1787-1855 Guide to Research Collections.
|New York State Senate|
|Preceded by |
| New York State Senate |
Eighth District (Class 2)
|U.S. House of Representatives|
|Preceded by |
| Member of the U.S. House of Representatives |
from New York's 30th congressional district
|Preceded by |
| New York State Comptroller |
John C. Wright
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