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Andrew Beaumont

  • Birth 24 Jan 1790 Lebanon, New London County, Connecticut, USA
  • Death 30 Sep 1853 Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Memorial ID 25973703

US Congressman. In 1814, he was a tax collector and clerk of the courts of Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, 1816 to 1819. He was a member of the State House of Representatives in 1821, 1822 and 1826 and was postmaster of Wilkes-Barre, 1826 to 1832. In 1833, he was elected as a Jacksonian to the Twenty-third and Twenty-fourth Congresses, serving until 1837. Not a candidate for re-nomination, he served as commissioner of public buildings in Washington, D.C. and again as a member of the State House of Representatives, in 1849.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
  • Added: 13 Apr 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 25973703
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Andrew Beaumont (24 Jan 1790–30 Sep 1853), Find A Grave Memorial no. 25973703, citing Hollenback Cemetery, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .