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 John Andrew Hiestand

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John Andrew Hiestand

  • Birth 2 Oct 1824 Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 13 Dec 1890 Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Marietta, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Plot Zone 2, Row 4, Plot 108
  • Memorial ID 28988620

US Congressman. He studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1849, and commenced practice in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. After serving in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives and State Senate, he was appointed by President Grant in 1871 naval officer at the port of Philadelphia, serving until 1879. He was a Republican Congressman from Pennsylvania from 1885 to 1889.

Bio by: Garver Graver


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  • Originally Created by: Garver Graver
  • Added: 13 Aug 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 28988620
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Andrew Hiestand (2 Oct 1824–13 Dec 1890), Find A Grave Memorial no. 28988620, citing Marietta Cemetery, Marietta, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .