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Michael Woolston Ash
Birth: Mar. 5, 1789
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 14, 1858
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

U.S. Congressman. He studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1811, and commenced practice in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. During the War of 1812, he served as a Lieutenant Colonel, adjutant of the 1st Regular Pennsylvania Volunteers, U.S. Army. After the war, he practiced law and was into a business partnership with future U.S. President James Buchanan. In 1835, he was elected as a Jacksonian to the Twenty-fourth Congress, serving until 1837. Not a candidate for reelection, he practiced law until his death at age 69. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Laurel Hill Cemetery
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section L, Lot 229
 
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Record added: Jun 19, 2003
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Michael Woolston Ash
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