Thomas Patterson (Pennsylvania politician), Date of Birth, Date of Death


Thomas Patterson (Pennsylvania politician)

American politician

Date of Birth: 01-Oct-1764

Date of Death: 07-Feb-1856

Profession: politician

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Libra

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About Thomas Patterson (Pennsylvania politician)

  • Thomas Patterson (October 1, 1764 – November 16, 1841) was a member of the U.S.
  • House of Representatives from Pennsylvania. Thomas Patterson (half brother of John Patterson) was born in Little Britain Township, Pennsylvania.
  • He moved with his parents to Pattersons Mills, Pennsylvania, in 1778.
  • He engaged in agricultural pursuits and operated a flour mill.
  • He served as a major general of militia in the War of 1812. Patterson was elected as a Republican to the Fifteenth Congress and the two succeeding Congresses and reelected as a Jackson Republican to the Eighteenth Congress.
  • He did not seek renomination in 1824.
  • He resumed former business pursuits and died in Cross Creek Township, Pennsylvania, in 1841.
  • Interment in West Middletown Cemetery in West Middletown, Pennsylvania.

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