Jonas Kendall

Jonas Kendall

Birth
Leominster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 22 Oct 1844 (aged 86)
Leominster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Leominster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
Plot section 2 lot 94
Memorial ID 7499253 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. Successful in the manufacture of paper, he entered politics and was a member of the Massachusetts State House of Representatives (1800-01,1803-07, 1821). In addition, he served in the Massachusetts State Senate (1808-11), a member of the Leominster school board (1803, 11, 14) and a member of the Worcester County, executive council. In 1819, he was elected as a Federalist to the Sixteenth Congress, serving until 1821. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he resumed the manufacture of paper until his death.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 27 May 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7499253
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jonas Kendall (27 Oct 1757–22 Oct 1844), Find a Grave Memorial no. 7499253, citing Evergreen Cemetery, Leominster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .