Philip Swenk Markley

Philip Swenk Markley

Birth
Skippack, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 12 Sep 1834 (aged 45)
Norristown, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Norristown, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 13144487 · View Source
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US Congressman. Lawyer. Educated in the Norristown schools, he pursued a career in law. He was a member of the Pennsylvania senate from 1820 to 1823, and represented the 5th Pennsylvania Congressional District from 1823 to 1827. Markley was appointed Pennsylvania's Attorney General in 1829. He was also a founder of St. John Episcopal Church, as well as a member of the church's first vestry.

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  • Originally Created by: rjschatz
  • Added: 27 Jan 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 13144487
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Philip Swenk Markley (2 Jul 1789–12 Sep 1834), Find A Grave Memorial no. 13144487, citing Saint John Episcopal Church Cemetery, Norristown, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .