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John Biddle
Birth: Mar. 2, 1792
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Aug. 25, 1859
White Sulphur Springs
Greenbrier County
West Virginia, USA

Detroit Mayor, US Congressman. He served as an officer in the United States Army during the War of 1812, serving much of his enlistment on the staff of Major General Winfield Scott, and rising to the rank of Major. Elected Mayor of Detroit, Michigan, he served in that office from 1827 to 1828. The next year he was elected to represent the Michigan Territory as a Delegate to the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1829 to 1831. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Charles Biddle (1745 - 1821)
 
 Spouse:
  Eliza Falconer Bradish Biddle (1795 - 1865)*
 
 Children:
  Charles James Biddle (1820 - 1825)*
  William Stratford Biddle (1823 - 1823)*
  Margaretta Falconer Biddle Porter (1825 - 1913)*
  George Johnson Biddle (1827 - 1828)*
  William Shepard Biddle (1830 - 1901)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Biddle (____ - 1854)*
  Martha Rebecca Biddle Ireland (1778 - ____)*
  William Shepard Biddle (1781 - 1835)*
  James Biddle (1783 - 1848)*
  Edward Biddle (1784 - 1800)*
  Nicholas Biddle (1786 - 1844)*
  Charles Biddle (1787 - 1836)*
  Thomas Biddle (1790 - 1831)*
  John Biddle (1792 - 1859)
  Richard Biddle (1796 - 1847)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Elmwood Cemetery
Detroit
Wayne County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Section F, Lot 47
 
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Record added: Mar 11, 2003
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