Samuel McKean

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Samuel McKean
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United States Senator
from Pennsylvania
In office
March 4, 1833 – March 4, 1839
Preceded by George M. Dallas
Succeeded by Daniel Sturgeon
Personal details
Born (1787-04-07)April 7, 1787
Kishacoquillas Valley, Pennsylvania
Died December 14, 1841(1841-12-14) (aged 54)
West Burlington Township, Pennsylvania
Political party Jacksonian

Samuel McKean (April 7, 1787 – December 14, 1841) was an American merchant and politician from Burlington, Pennsylvania. He served in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives from 1815 to 1819.[1] He was in the Pennsylvania State Senate from 1829 to 1830.[2]

He then represented Pennsylvania in both the U.S. House and Senate.

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United States House of Representatives
Preceded by
John Brown
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 9th congressional district

1823–1829

1823-1825 alongside: William Cox Ellis and George Kremer
1825-1829 alongside: George Kremer and Espy Van Horne

Succeeded by
James Ford
Alem Marr
Philander Stephens
United States Senate
Preceded by
George M. Dallas
U.S. Senator (Class 1) from Pennsylvania
1833–1839
Served alongside: William Wilkins, James Buchanan
Succeeded by
Daniel Sturgeon