James Madison Broom

Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Death 15 Jan 1850 (aged 73–74)
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 7561074 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. Born the son of U.S. Constitution signer Jacob Broom, he graduated from Princeton College in 1794, studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1801 and practiced law in Wilmington, Delaware. In 1805, he was elected as a Federalist to the Ninth and Tenth Congresses and served until his resignation in 1807. Moving to Philadelphia, in 1819, he was a member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1824 and practiced law until his death at age 74.

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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Madison Broom (1776–15 Jan 1850), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7561074, citing Saint Mary's Epsicopal Churchyard, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .