Jeremiah Sullivan

Notable Facts

  • Proposed the name Indianapolis for the state's capital city


Indiana House
Jefferson, Jennings, Ripley Counties
In office
Dec 6, 1819 to Nov 27, 1820
Assumed: General Election
Left: Counties Added to District
Jefferson, Jennings, Ripley, Scott Counties
In office
Nov 27, 1820 to Nov 19, 1821
Assumed: General Election
Indiana Supreme Court Justice
District 3
In office
May 29, 1837 to Jan 21, 1846

Party: Whig
Assumed: Appointed by Governor
Left: Not Reappointed By Governor
Jeremiah Sullivan spent 10 years, 7 months, 10 days in office in Indiana, all of it at the state level.


We found no record of Jeremiah Sullivan running for office in Indiana. Our database only focuses on state and federal offices, so it's possible they ran at a different level, or in an office not currently in our database (note: state legislative election data is extremely limited currently).