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 James Black

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James Black

Birth
Newport, Perry County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 21 Jun 1872 (aged 79)
New Bloomfield, Perry County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial New Bloomfield, Perry County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 27434008 View Source
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US Congressman. He was a member of the State House of Representatives, 1830 to 1831 and was elected as a Jacksonian to the Twenty-fourth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Jesse Miller, serving 1836 to 1837. In 1842, he was associate judge of Perry County, Pennsylvania and in 1843, elected as a Democrat to the Twenty-eighth and Twenty-ninth Congresses, serving until 1847. After his term, he was State collector of tolls on the Juniata Canal until his death.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
  • Added: 9 Jun 2008
  • Find a Grave Memorial 27434008
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/27434008/james-black : accessed ), memorial page for James Black (6 Jun 1793–21 Jun 1872), Find a Grave Memorial ID 27434008, citing Bloomfield Cemetery, New Bloomfield, Perry County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .