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 Peter Foster Causey

Peter Foster Causey

Birth
Bridgeville, Sussex County, Delaware, USA
Death 17 Feb 1871 (aged 70)
Milford, Kent County, Delaware, USA
Burial Milford, Kent County, Delaware, USA
Memorial ID 7105306 · View Source
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Delaware Governor. Successful with his father in the mercantile business, he entered politics as a member of the Delaware House of Representatives, serving (1831-33). He also served in the Delaware General Assembly and as a delegate to the Whig National Conventions, (1840, 44). In 1854, he was elected as a Whig the 30th Governor of Delaware, serving until 1859. After leaving office, he served as president of the Junction and Breakwater Railroad and resumed his former business interests until his death at age 70.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 22 Jan 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7105306
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Peter Foster Causey (11 Jan 1801–17 Feb 1871), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7105306, citing Methodist Episcopal Cemetery, Milford, Kent County, Delaware, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .