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Joseph Biles Anthony
Birth: Jun. 19, 1795
Death: Jan. 10, 1851

US Congressman. Born in Philadelphia, he graduated from Princeton College and was admitted to the bar in 1817, opening a law practice in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. He was a member of the State Senate from 1830 to 1833. In 1832 Anthony was elected as a Jacksonian to the Twenty-third Congress, representing Pennsylvania's 16th district; he was reelected by a landslide in 1834, but declined to run for a third term in 1836. After leaving office he returned to his legal practice in Williamsport. From 1844 until his death he was president judge of Pennsylvania's 8th district. (bio by: Bobb Edwards) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Catharine Graffius Anthony (1797 - 1855)
 
 Children:
  Rachel Anthony (____ - 1864)*
  Mary Anthony Lyon (1821 - 1860)*
  Catherine Grafius Anthony White (1830 - 1861)*
 
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Burial:
Williamsport Cemetery
Williamsport
Lycoming County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
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Record added: Dec 09, 2005
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