John Hartwell Marable
|John Hartwell Marable|
|United States Representative|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Tennessee's 8th district
March 4, 1825 – March 3, 1829
November 18, 1786|
|Died||April 11, 1844
Montgomery County, Tennessee
|Political party||Jacksonian Republican|
|Spouse(s)||Ann Jones "Nancy" Watson Marable|
|Children||Sally Ann Marable
Ann Jones Marable
John Hartwell Marable II
|Alma mater||University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine|
Marable was born near Lawrenceville, Virginia, on November 18, 1786. He pursued an academic course and studied in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. According to compiled records, he attended the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in 1805 and 1806. He married Ann Jones "Nancy" Watson on July 17, 1808 in Davidson County, Tennessee.
Marable practiced medicine and moved to Yellow Creek, Tennessee, where he continued to engage in the practice, and served as Postmaster, Yellow Creek, Montgomery County, Tennessee. He was a member of the Tennessee Senate in 1817 and 1818. He elected alderman for the city of Clarksville, Tennessee in 1819, and was a Charter Member of the Medical Association in Tennessee.
Marable was elected as a Jacksonian Republican to the Nineteenth and Twentieth Congresses, serving from March 4, 1825 to March 3, 1829. He was an unsuccessful candidate for re-election to the Twenty-first Congress, and resumed his practice.
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- John Hartwell Marable's entry at the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
- The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine's list of alumni, faculty, and trustees in Congress.
- Marable Family