Andrew Buchanan (American politician), Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Andrew Buchanan (American politician)

American politician

Date of Birth: 08-Apr-1780

Place of Birth: Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States

Date of Death: 02-Dec-1848

Profession: lawyer, politician

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Aries

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About Andrew Buchanan (American politician)

  • Andrew Buchanan (April 8, 1780 – December 2, 1848) was a member of the U.S.
  • House of Representatives from Pennsylvania. Andrew Buchanan was born in Chester County, Pennsylvania.
  • He graduated from Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania.
  • He studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1798 and commenced practice in York, Pennsylvania.
  • He located in Waynesburg, Pennsylvania, in 1803.
  • He served as a member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives and in the Pennsylvania State Senate. Buchanan was elected as a Jacksonian to the Twenty-fourth Congress, and as a Democrat to the Twenty-fifth Congress.
  • He served as chairman of the United States House Committee on Elections during the Twenty-fifth Congress.
  • He resumed the practice of his profession until his death in Waynesburg in 1848.
  • Interment in Green Mount Cemetery.

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