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OTERO, Mariano Sabino, (nephew of Miguel Antonio Otero),
a Delegate from the Territory of New Mexico; born in Peralta,
Valencia County, N.Mex., August 29, 1844; attended private and parochial
schools and St. Louis University, Missouri; engaged in commercial pursuits and
stock raising, and subsequently became a banker; probate judge of Bernalillo
County 1871-1879; nominated by the Democratic State convention as a candidate
for Delegate to the Forty-fourth Congress, but declined; elected as a
Republican to the Forty-sixth Congress (March 4, 1879-March 3, 1881); declined
to be a candidate for renomination in 1880; engaged in his former business
pursuits; commissioner of Bernalillo County 1884-1886; unsuccessful candidate
for election in 1888 to the Fifty-first Congress and in 1890 to the
Fifty-second Congress; moved to Albuquerque, N.Mex., in 1889; interested in the
manufacture of sulphur and engaged in banking; died in Albuquerque, Bernalillo
County, N.Mex., February 1, 1904; interment in Santa Barbara Cemetery.
BibliographyMariano Sabino Otero in
Hispanic Americans in Congress, 1822-2012. Prepared under the
direction of the Committee on House Administration by the Office of the
Historian and the Office of the Clerk, U.S. House of Representatives.
Washington: Government Printing Office, 2013.