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Charles Miner
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Birth: Feb. 1, 1780
Norwich
New London County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Oct. 26, 1865
Wilkes-Barre
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA

United States Congressman. He became publisher of the Luzerne County Federalist and was a member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. He was elected as an Adams Democrat to Congress from Pennsylvania, serving from 1825 to 1829. He returned to Wilkes-Barre and became involved in the mining of the large fields of anthracite coal in the Wyoming Valley of Pennsylvania. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Seth Miner (____ - 1778)
 
 Spouse:
  Letitia Wright Miner (1788 - 1852)*
 
 Children:
  Sarah K. Miner (1806 - 1874)*
  Ellen Elizabeth Miner Thomas (1814 - 1913)*
  William Penn Miner (1816 - 1892)*
  Caroline Thomas Miner (1847 - 1870)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hollenback Cemetery
Wilkes-Barre
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Garver Graver
Record added: Aug 19, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29144469
Charles Miner
Added by: Anthony T.P. Brooks
 
Charles Miner
Added by: Anthony T.P. Brooks
 
Charles Miner
Added by: Steven Slusser
 
 
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 Added: Dec. 11, 2011
 
 
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