George Kremer

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George Kremer
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 9th district
In office
March 4, 1823 – March 3, 1829
Preceded by John Brown
Succeeded by James Ford
Alem Marr
Philander Stephens
Personal details
Born (1775-11-21)November 21, 1775
Middletown, Pennsylvania
Died September 11, 1854(1854-09-11) (aged 78)
Middleburg, Pennsylvania
Political party Jacksonian

George Kremer (November 21, 1775 – September 11, 1854) was a member of the United States House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.

Biography[edit]

George Kremer was born in Middletown, Pennsylvania. He studied law, was admitted to the bar and commenced practice in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania. He was a member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1812 and 1813.

Kremer was elected as a Jackson Republican to the Eighteenth Congress and reelected as a Jacksonian to the Nineteenth and Twentieth Congresses. He died in Middleburg, Pennsylvania. Interment in the private burial ground on the family estate near Middleburg, Pennsylvania.

Bibliography[edit]

Russ, William A., Jr. The Political Ideas of George Kremer. Pennsylvania History 7 (October 1940): 201-12.

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U.S. 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 Samuel McKean
1825–1829 alongside: Samuel McKean and Espy Van Horne

Succeeded by
James Ford
Alem Marr
Philander Stephens