Jacob C. Isacks

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Jacob C. Isacks
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Tennessee's 4th district
In office
March 4, 1821 – March 3, 1833
Preceded by Robert Allen
Succeeded by James I. Standifer
Personal details
Born January 1, 1767
Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
Died 1835
Political party Jackson Republican
Profession politician

Jacob C. Isacks (January 1, 1767 – 1835 [1]) was an American politician that represented Tennessee in the United States House of Representatives.


Isacks was born in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, and he moved to Winchester, Tennessee. He was elected as a Jackson Republican to the Eighteenth Congress and was re-elected as a Jacksonian to the Nineteenth through Twenty-second Congresses. He was in office from March 4, 1821 to March 3, 1833.[1] He was chairman of the U.S. House Committee on Public Lands during the Twentieth and Twenty-first Congresses.[2] He was an unsuccessful candidate for re-election in 1832. He died in Winchester, Tennessee. The location of his place of interrment is unknown.[3]


  1. ^ "Jacob C. Isacks". Govtrack US Congress. Retrieved 17 February 2013. 
  2. ^ "Jacob C. Isacks". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved 17 February 2013. 
  3. ^ "Jacob C. Isacks". The Political Graveyard. Retrieved 17 February 2013. 

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U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by
Robert Allen
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Tennessee's 4th congressional district

Succeeded by
James I. Standifer