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 Reuben Knecht Bachman

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Reuben Knecht Bachman

  • Birth 6 Aug 1834 Williams Township, Northampton County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 19 Sep 1911 Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Durham, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Memorial ID 6724199

U.S. Congressman. Born in Williams Township, Pennsylvania, he taught school for several years, then entered the milling business and was owner-operator of the Durham Mill, Pennsylvania. In 1879, he was elected as a Democrat to the Forty-sixth Congress, serving until 1881. Not a candidate for re-nomination, he was delegate to the Democratic National Convention, in 1884. He also engaged in the lumber business until his death at age 77 in Easton, Pennsylvania.

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  • Added: 27 Aug 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6724199
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Reuben Knecht Bachman (6 Aug 1834–19 Sep 1911), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6724199, citing Durham Cemetery, Durham, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .