John Paul Verree

John Paul Verree

Birth
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 27 Jun 1889 (aged 72)
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 15295151 · View Source
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US Congressman. A steel and iron manufacturer, he served as member of the Select Council of Philadelphia from 1851 to 1857 and as its President from 1853 to 1857. He was elected as a Republican to the Thirty-sixth and Thirty-seventh Congresses, serving from 1859 to 1863. After declining to be a candidate for re-nomination, Verree resumed his former manufacturing pursuits and served as President of the Philadelphia Union League in 1875 and 1876.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
  • Added: 11 Aug 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 15295151
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Paul Verree (9 Mar 1817–27 Jun 1889), Find a Grave Memorial no. 15295151, citing Cedar Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .