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David Barker, Jr

  • Birth 8 Jan 1797 Stratham, Rockingham County, New Hampshire, USA
  • Death 1 Apr 1834 Rochester, Strafford County, New Hampshire, USA
  • Burial Rochester, Strafford County, New Hampshire, USA
  • Memorial ID 7120263

U.S. Congressman. Born in Stratham, New Hampshire, he graduated from Harvard University in 1815, studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1819 and commenced to practice law in Rochester, New Hampshire. He was a member of the New Hampshire State House of Representatives, (1823, 1825-26). In 1827, he was elected as an Adams candidate to the Twentieth Congress, serving until 1829. After his term, he resumed the practice of law and was an original member of the New Hampshire Historical Society. He died at age 37 in Rochester, New Hampshire.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 26 Jan 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7120263
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for David Barker, Jr (8 Jan 1797–1 Apr 1834), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7120263, citing Old Cemetery, Rochester, Strafford County, New Hampshire, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .