Jonathan P. DolliverJonathan P. Dolliver
- October 15
) represented the state of Iowa
in the United States Senator
. Dolliver was initially appointed to the Senate to fill the unfinished term of John H. Gear, who died while in office. Senator Dolliver was later elected to the Senate, where he served until his own death.
From 1889 to 1900 he served in the U.S. House of Representatives. He was a member of the Republican party.
The small town of Dolliver, Iowa established on a new railroad line in 1900, was named in honor of the Senator.