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Joseph Powell
Birth: Jun. 23, 1828
Towanda
Bradford County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Apr. 24, 1904
Towanda
Bradford County
Pennsylvania, USA

US Congressman. Born in Towanda, Pennsylvania, he engaged in mercantile pursuits and was president of the First National Bank of Towanda, (1870-89). In 1875, he was elected as a Democrat to the Forty-fourth Congress, serving until 1877. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he was appointed special deputy collector of the port of Philadelphia in 1885 and served Sheriff of Bradford County, (1889-93). He died at age 75 in Towanda, Pennsylvania. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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Oak Hill Cemetery
Towanda
Bradford County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
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