Samuel Delucenna Ingham

Samuel Delucenna Ingham

Birth
New Hope, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 5 Jun 1860 (aged 80)
Trenton, Mercer County, New Jersey, USA
Burial New Hope, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 13984308 · View Source
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US Congressman. He was a paper manufacturer and a long time member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives serving from 1806 to1808. Elected to the United States 13th Congress, he served from 1813 to 1818 and again from 1822 to 1829. President Andrew Jackson, appointed him the 9th Secretary of the Treasury, serving in post from March 6, 1829 and resigning on June 21, 1831. After his resignation from the United States Treasury, he resumed the manufacture of paper and engaged in the development of anthracite coal until his death. The United States Coast Guard Cutter Ingham, was named in his honor on September 12, 1936 and decomissioned on May 27, 1988. The ship is now at Patriots' Point Maritime Museum, Charleston, South Carolina as a museum.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 17 Apr 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 13984308
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Samuel Delucenna Ingham (16 Sep 1779–5 Jun 1860), Find a Grave Memorial no. 13984308, citing Thompson Memorial Cemetery, New Hope, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .