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Andrew Buchanan
Birth: Apr. 8, 1780
Death: Dec. 2, 1848

US Congressman. Born in Chester County, Pennsylvania, he graduated from Dickinson College, studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1798 and commenced to practice law in York, Pennsylvania. He was also a member of the Pennsylvania State House of Representatives and served in the State Senate. In 1835, he was elected as a Jacksonian to the Twenty-fourth Congress and as a Democrat to the Twenty-fifth Congress, serving until 1839. After his term, he resumed his legal profession until his death at age 68 in Waynesburg, Pennsylvania. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Rachel Gilleylen Clingan (1756 - 1843)
 
 Spouse:
  Rhoda Stevenson Buchanan (1784 - 1869)
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Buchanan McClelland (1806 - 1890)*
  Andrew Buchanan (1812 - 1863)*
  Martha Buchanan Ragan (1814 - 1886)*
  Jane Buchanan Adams (1817 - 1849)*
  John Buchanan (1819 - 1900)*
  Harriet Buchanan Adams (1822 - 1890)*
  James Andrew Jackson Buchanan (1824 - 1910)*
  David Buchanan (1826 - 1901)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Buchanan (____ - 1856)*
  Isaac Buchanan (____ - 1856)*
  Andrew Buchanan (1780 - 1848)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Green Mount Cemetery
Waynesburg
Greene County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Oct 04, 2002
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Andrew Buchanan
Added by: Candice Buchanan, Greene Connections Archivist
 
Andrew Buchanan
Added by: Candice Buchanan, Greene Connections Archivist
 
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