George Washington Toland

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George Washington Toland (February 8, 1796 – January 30, 1869) was an American statesman from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

George Washington Toland was born in Philadelphia. He attended the common schools, and graduated from Princeton College in 1816. He held several local offices.

Toland was elected as a Whig to the Twenty-fifth, Twenty-sixth, and Twenty-seventh Congresses. He died in Philadelphia in 1869. Interment is in Laurel Hill Cemetery.


U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by
Joseph R. Ingersoll,
James Harper
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 2nd congressional district

alongside John Sergeant (1837–1841)
Joseph R. Ingersoll (1841–1843)
Succeeded by
Joseph R. Ingersoll