Aaron Kitchell, US Senator

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Aaron Kitchell

Birthplace: Hanover Neck, Morris, New Jersey
Death: Died in Hanover Neck, Morris, New Jersey
Place of Burial: Presbyterian Churchyard, Hanover, Morris, New Jersey, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Judge Joseph Kitchell; Rachel Kitchell and Rachel Kitchell
Husband of Phebe Kitchell
Father of Farrand Kitchell; Joanna Miller; Jemima Kitchell; Susan Muford; Ambrose Kitchell and 5 others
Brother of Abraham Kitchell; Abraham Kitchel, Esq.; Sarah Kitchel; Moses Kitchel; Grace Ford and 7 others

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About Aaron Kitchell, US Senator

Aaron Kitchell (July 10, 1744 – June 25, 1820) was a blacksmith and politician from Hanover Township, New Jersey. He represented New Jersey in both the United States House of Representatives and the Senate.

Born in Hanover, he attended the common schools and became a blacksmith. He was a member of the New Jersey General Assembly in 1781–1782, 1784, 1786–1790, 1793–1794, 1797, 1801–1804, and 1809. and was elected to the Second Congress (March 4, 1791 to March 4, 1793). He was elected to the Third Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Abraham Clark and was reelected to the Fourth Congress, serving from January 29, 1795, to March 4, 1797. He resumed his former business activities, and was elected to the Sixth Congress (March 4, 1799 – March 4, 1801). He was then elected as a Democratic Republican to the U.S. Senate and served from March 4, 1805, to March 12, 1809, when he resigned

Kitchell died in Hanover on June 25, 1820, and was interred there in the churchyard of the Presbyterian Church.


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Aaron Kitchell, US Senator's Timeline

July 10, 1744
Hanover Neck, Morris, New Jersey
Age 23
Hanover Neck, Morris, New Jersey
March 9, 1769
Age 24
January 18, 1771
Age 26
March 6, 1773
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December 9, 1776
Age 32
Hanover, Morris, NJ
March 15, 1779
Age 34
April 6, 1782
Age 37
April 18, 1784
Age 39