Daniel Duncan (Ohio politician)
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Ohio's 10th district
March 4, 1847 – March 4, 1849
|Preceded by||Columbus Delano|
|Succeeded by||Charles Sweetser|
|Member of the Ohio House of Representatives
from the Licking County district
December 4, 1843 – December 1, 1844
Serving with Samuel White
|Preceded by||Isaac Green
|Succeeded by||P. N. O'Bannon|
July 22, 1806|
|Died||May 18, 1849
|Resting place||Newark Graveyard|
|Alma mater||Jefferson College|
Born in Shippensburg, Pennsylvania, Duncan completed preparatory studies. He attended Jefferson College, Canonsburg, Pennsylvania, in 1825. He moved to Newark, Ohio, in 1828. He engaged in mercantile pursuits. He served as member of the State house of representatives in 1843. He was an unsuccessful Whig candidate for election to the State senate in 1844.
Duncan was elected as a Whig to the Thirtieth Congress (March 4, 1847 – March 3, 1849). He was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1848 to the Thirty-first Congress. He died in Washington, D.C., on May 18, 1849. He was interred in the Newark Graveyard, Newark, Ohio.
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