Thomas McKean Thompson McKennan

Thomas McKean Thompson McKennan

New Castle, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Death 9 Jul 1852 (aged 58)
Reading, Berks County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Washington, Washington County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Section G, Plot 4
Memorial ID 9000216 · View Source
Suggest Edits

US Congressman, Presidential Cabinet Secretary. Born in New Castle, New Castle County, Delaware but grew up in Washington, Pennsylvania. Graduated from Washington College (this later became Washington and Jefferson College). Served as a Representative from 1831 to 1839 and from 1842 to 1843. Served as the Secretary of the Interior for President Fillmore for a short time in 1850. Died in Reading, Pennsylvania.

Bio by: Ryan Gleason

Family Members




How famous was Thomas McKean Thompson McKennan?

Current rating:

30 votes

to cast your vote.

  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Ryan Gleason
  • Added: 27 Jun 2004
  • Find a Grave Memorial 9000216
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas McKean Thompson McKennan (31 Mar 1794–9 Jul 1852), Find a Grave Memorial no. 9000216, citing Washington Cemetery, Washington, Washington County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .