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Patrick Farrelly
Birth: 1770
Death: Jan. 12, 1826

US Congressman. Served during the War of 1812 as a Major of Pennsylvania Militia. Elected to represent two Pennsylvania Districts in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1821 until his death in office in 1826. First represented the 15th District, serving from 1821 to 1823, then the 18th District, serving from 1823 to 1826. A cenotaph exists for him in Washington, DCís Congressional Cemetery. His son, John Wilson Farrelly, served as a US Congressman in the 1840s. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Mead Farrelly (1786 - 1811)*
 
 Children:
  David M Farrelly (1807 - 1890)*
 
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Burial:
Greendale Cemetery
Meadville
Crawford County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Russ Dodge
Record added: May 15, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7445235
Patrick Farrelly
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It is on Maj. Gen. Benjamin Butler's monument reads, "the true touchstone of civil liberty is not that all men are equal but that every man has the right to be the equal of every other man - if he can."
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie
 Added: Mar. 25, 2012
I light a candle for Patrick Farrelly ...
- Candles
 Added: Jan. 21, 2012
Thank you for serving in defense of our country in 1812. RIP.
- luvshistory
 Added: Jan. 12, 2011
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