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 Alfred Crout Harmer

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Alfred Crout Harmer

Birth
Germantown, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 6 Mar 1900 (aged 74)
Germantown, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Bala Cynwyd, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Merion Section, Lot 1
Memorial ID 12882 View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He attended Germantown Academy and became a successful as a shoe manufacturer, wholesale dealer, railroad enterprises, shipping and the wholesale coal business. He was a member of the Philadelphia City Council, (1856-60) and recorder of deeds for Philadelphia, (1860-63). In 1871, he was elected as a Republican to the Forty-second and Forty-third Congresses, serving until 1875. In 1877, he was again elected to the Forty-fifth Congress and to the next eleven succeeding Congresses, serving until his death at age 74.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 10 Oct 2000
  • Find a Grave Memorial 12882
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/12882/alfred-crout-harmer : accessed ), memorial page for Alfred Crout Harmer (8 Aug 1825–6 Mar 1900), Find a Grave Memorial ID 12882, citing West Laurel Hill Cemetery, Bala Cynwyd, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .