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 Edward Darlington

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Edward Darlington

Birth
West Chester, Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 21 Nov 1884 (aged 89)
Media, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Chester, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Sec K Lots 106-124 Grave 3
Memorial ID 7773841 View Source
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U.S. Congressman. Born in West Chester, Pennsylvania, he graduated from West Chester Academy, taught school (1817-20), studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1821 and commenced to practice law in Chester, Pennsylvania. He was Deputy Attorney General (1824-30), when elected as an Anti-Masonic candidate to the Twenty-third through Twenty-fifth Congresses, serving (1833-39). Not a candidate for re-nomination, he resumed the practice of law, was attorney for county commissioners (1846-56) and District Attorney of Delaware County, Pennsylvania, (1851-54).

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith



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  • Added: 17 Aug 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7773841
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/7773841/edward-darlington : accessed ), memorial page for Edward Darlington (17 Sep 1795–21 Nov 1884), Find a Grave Memorial ID 7773841, citing Chester Rural Cemetery, Chester, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .