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 John Cadwalader

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John Cadwalader

Birth
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 26 Jan 1879 (aged 73)
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 11462574 View Source
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US Congressman. He was elected as a Democrat to represent Pennsylvania's 5th Congressional District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1855 to 1857. He later served as United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania from 1858 until his death in 1879. He was the older brother of Civil War Union General George Cadwalder, and the cousin of Civil War Union Army officers Alexander Williams Biddle and Chapman Biddle. His grandfather was Revolutionary War Pennsylvania Militia General John Cadwalader.


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: DeLoss McKnight III
  • Added: 1 Aug 2005
  • Find a Grave Memorial 11462574
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/11462574/john-cadwalader : accessed ), memorial page for John Cadwalader (1 Apr 1805–26 Jan 1879), Find a Grave Memorial ID 11462574, citing Christ Church Burial Ground, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .