John Mifflin (1714 - 1759)

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Birthplace: Philadelphia,, PA
Death: Died in Philadelphia,, PA
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About John Mifflin

http://www.archives.upenn.edu/people/1700s/mifflin_john.html


John Mifflin was born in Philadelphia, the son of George Mifflin and Esther Cordery. He and his first wife, Elizabeth Bagnell, were the parents of seven children, including Thomas Mifflin A.B. 1760, Governor of Pennsylvania (1788-1799) and Penn trustee (1773-1791). With his second wife, Sarah Fishbourne, Mifflin had three children, including John Fishbourne Mifflin, A.B. 1775 and Penn trustee (1802-1813).

A wealthy Quaker merchant, John Mifflin held numerous significant political posts including that of provincial councilor as well as of councilman, alderman and justice of the peace.

John Mifflin was a trustee of the College and Academy of Philadelphia (now the University of Pennsylvania) from 1755 until his death in 1759.

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John Mifflin's Timeline

1714
January 18, 1714
Philadelphia,, PA
1740
1740
Age 25
Philadelphia,, PA
1740
Age 25
of Philadelphia,Philadelphia,Pennsylvania
1742
1742
Age 27
Philadelphia,, PA
1744
January 10, 1744
Age 29
Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
1746
1746
Age 31
Philadelphia,, PA
1748
1748
Age 33
Philadelphia,, PA
1750
1750
Age 35
Philadelphia,, PA
1750
Age 35
Philadelphia,Philadelphia,Pennsylvania
1752
1752
Age 37
Philadelphia,, PA