John Conard

John Conard

Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 9 May 1857 (aged 83)
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial North East, Cecil County, Maryland, USA
Memorial ID 7510995 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. Nicknamed the "Fighting Quaker", he studied law, was admitted to the bar, practiced and was a professor of mathematics at the academy in Germantown, Pennsylvania. In 1813, he was elected as a Republican to the Thirteenth Congress, serving until 1815. Declining to be a candidate for re-nomination in, he was a associate judge of the district court. He was appointed U.S. Marshal for the eastern district of Pennsylvania by President James Monroe, reappointed by President John Quincy Adams and also served under President Andrew Jackson, until he retired from public life in 1832.

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