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Gen. Jacob Spangler, U.S. House of Rep.

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Birthplace: York, York County, Pennsylvania, United States
Death: June 17, 1843 (75)
York, York County, Pennsylvania, United States
Place of Burial: York, York County, Pennsylvania, United States
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Son of Capt Rudolph Spangler and Dorthea Spangler
Husband of Susannah Spangler and Catharine Allen Spangler
Father of Anna Maria Weiser; Samuel Spangler; Margaret Dorothea Roberts; Jacob Rudolph Spangler; Rosanna Helena A. Spangler and 2 others
Brother of Maria Catherine Barnitz; John Daniel Spangler; Jesse Spangler; Peter Spangler; Elizabeth Nes and 4 others

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About Gen. Jacob Spangler, U.S. House of Rep.

Jacob Spangler (November 28, 1767 – June 17, 1843) was a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.

Jacob Spangler was born in York, Pennsylvania. He attended the York County Academy and was engaged in surveying. He served as a trumpeter in Captain McClellan’s light horse company of York in 1799. He was county commissioner in 1800, postmaster of York from 1795 to 1812, deputy surveyor of York County, Pennsylvania, 1796 to 1815, and again county commissioner in 1814.

Spangler was elected as a Republican to the Fifteenth Congress and served until his resignation on April 20, 1818. He was surveyor general of Pennsylvania from 1818 to 1821. He became commander of the State militia, with title of general. He was the chief escort of General Lafayette from York to Harrisburg on his visit to the United States in 1825. He served as clerk of the York County Court until 1830, and again served as surveyor general of Pennsylvania from 1830 to 1836. He died in York, Pennsylvania, on June 17, 1843. Interment in Prospect Hill Cemetery. Wikipedia

US Congressman. Elected to represent Pennsylvania's 4th District in the United States House of Representatives, he served from 1817 to 1818.* Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy: Aug 25 2019, 23:49:27 UTC

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Gen. Jacob Spangler, U.S. House of Rep.'s Timeline

1767
November 28, 1767
York, York County, Pennsylvania, United States
1800
April 1, 1800
1802
March 1, 1802
York County, Pennsylvania, United States
1821
1821
1824
January 12, 1824
York, York County, Pennsylvania, United States
1828
March 28, 1828
York, York County, Pennsylvania, United States
1832
1832
1833
June 30, 1833
York, York County, Pennsylvania, United States