Frederick Conrad

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Frederick Conrad
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 2nd district
In office
March 4, 1803 – March 3, 1807
Preceded by Michael Leib
Succeeded by Robert Brown, John Pugh, William Milnor
Personal details
Born 1759
Worcester Township, Pennsylvania
Died August 3, 1827 (aged 67-68)
Political party Republican

Frederick Conrad (1759 – August 3, 1827) was a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.

Early life[edit]

Frederick Conrad was born near Worcester Township, Pennsylvania.

Employment[edit]

He was elected to the Pennsylvania General Assembly in 1798, 1800, and 1802. He served as paymaster of the Fifty-first Regiment of Pennsylvania Militia in 1804 and 1805.

Political Life[edit]

Conrad was elected as a Republican to the Eighth and Ninth Congresses. He served as chairman of the United States House Committee on Accounts during the Ninth Congress. He was appointed justice of the peace 1807, prothonotary and clerk of the courts in 1821, and reappointed in 1824. He resided near Center Point, Pennsylvania, and was interested in agricultural pursuits. He moved to Norristown, Pennsylvania, and died there in 1827. Interment in Wentz’s Reformed Church Cemetery in Center Point, Pennsylvania.

Sources[edit]

United States House of Representatives
Preceded by
Michael Leib
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 2nd congressional district

1803-1807
1803-1807 alongside: Robert Brown
1803-1805 alongside: Isaac Van Horne
1805-1807 alongside: John Pugh
Succeeded by
Robert Brown
John Pugh
William Milnor