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 Peter Buell Porter

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Peter Buell Porter

Birth
Salisbury, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA
Death 20 Mar 1844 (aged 70)
Niagara Falls, Niagara County, New York, USA
Burial Niagara Falls, Niagara County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 6911945 View Source
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United States Representative from New York, 1809-1813; Major General of New York Volunteers in the War of 1812, 1812-1815; presented a gold medal by a joint resolution of Congress for "gallantry and good conduct in the several conflicts of Chippewa, Niagara, and Erie"; again a United States Representative from New York, 1815-1816; Secretary of War under President John Quincy Adams, 1828-1829.


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Garver Graver
  • Added: 7 Nov 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6911945
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/6911945/peter-buell-porter : accessed ), memorial page for Peter Buell Porter (14 Aug 1773–20 Mar 1844), Find a Grave Memorial ID 6911945, citing Oakwood Cemetery, Niagara Falls, Niagara County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .