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Wallace, James b. 1750 d. December 15, 1823 U.S. Congressman. Born in Hanover Township, Pennsylvania, during the US Revolution, he served as a Major of a battalion of Associators in defense of the frontier in 1779. Later he commander of the Dauphin County Militia in 1796, one of the commissioners of that county, (1799-1801) and was a member of the Pennsylvania State House of Representatives, (1806-10). In 1815, he was elected as a Republican to the Fourteenth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the declination of Amos Ellmaker, was...[Read More] (Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) Derry Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Hershey, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, USA