Jesse Bright House

Westside Architectural Walking Tour

Jesse Bright House

Madison, Indiana 47250, United States

Created By: Visit Madison, Inc.


312 W. Third St., 1837, Federal style. with later Italianate modifications. This was the home of Jesse D. Bright, who was elected to the U.S. Senate in 1845 and was reelected twice. In 1862 he was expelled from the Senate for support of the Confederacy in the Civil War. Although not the only senator to ever be expelled, he was the last one as of the end of 2015.

This point of interest is part of the tour: Westside Architectural Walking Tour


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