Nathanael G. Pendleton

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Nathanael G. Pendleton
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Ohio's 1st district
In office
March 4, 1841 – March 3, 1843
Preceded by Alexander Duncan
Succeeded by Alexander Duncan
Member of the Ohio Senate from Hamilton County
In office
December 5, 1825 – December 2, 1827
Preceded by Clayton Webb
Nathan Guilford
Succeeded by Stephen Wood
Andrew Mack
Personal details
Born Nathanael Greene Pendleton
(1793-08-25)August 25, 1793
Savannah, Georgia
Died June 16, 1861(1861-06-16) (aged 67)
Cincinnati, Ohio
Resting place Spring Grove Cemetery
Political party Whig
Alma mater Columbia College
For the character actor, see Nat Pendleton.

Nathanael Greene Pendleton (August 25, 1793 – June 16, 1861) was a U.S. Representative from Ohio, and the father of George Hunt Pendleton.

Born in Savannah, Georgia, August 25, 1793, he moved to New York City with his parents (Nathaniel Pendleton and Susan Bard Pendleton). Pendleton was graduated from Columbia College at New York City in 1813. He studied law and was admitted to the bar. He served in the War of 1812. He moved to Cincinnati, Ohio, in 1818 and practiced law. He served as a member of the State senate 1825-1827.

Pendleton was elected as a Whig to the Twenty-seventh Congress (March 4, 1841-March 3, 1843). He did not seek renomination in 1842. He died in Cincinnati, Ohio, June 16, 1861. He was interred in Spring Grove Cemetery.

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 This article incorporates public domain material from the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress website http://bioguide.congress.gov.