James Matlack

James Matlack

Birth
Woodbury, Gloucester County, New Jersey, USA
Death 16 Jan 1840 (aged 65)
Woodbury, Gloucester County, New Jersey, USA
Burial Clarksboro, Gloucester County, New Jersey, USA
Memorial ID 7630425 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He was successful in various business venues and justice of the peace for Woodbury, New Jersey (1803, 08, 13, 16, 20). He was also chairman of the township committee, judge of the court of common pleas of Gloucester County (1806-17), a member of the board of freeholders, (1812-15, 19-21) and a member of the New Jersey State Senate, (1817-18). In 1821, he was elected as a Republican to the Seventeenth Congress and reelected as a Adams-Clay Republican to the Eighteenth Congress, serving until 1825. Not a candidate for re-nomination, he resumed his business interests until his death.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 27 Jun 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7630425
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Matlack (11 Jan 1775–16 Jan 1840), Find a Grave Memorial no. 7630425, citing Eglington Cemetery, Clarksboro, Gloucester County, New Jersey, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .