John Hiester, US Congress

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John Hiester

Birthplace: Bernville, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Died in Bernville, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA
Place of Burial: Oak Grove Cemetery Parker Ford Chester County Pennsylvania
Immediate Family:

Son of Daniel Hiester, Sr. and Catherine Hiester
Husband of Hannah Hiester
Father of Elizabeth Davis
Brother of Daniel Hiester, US Congress PA & MD; Wilhelm "William" Hiester; Anna Margaretha Hahn; Gabriel Hiester and Catherine Bischoff

Occupation: Farmer
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About John Hiester, US Congress

US Congressman. He acquired an education through the local school system and then entered into the lumber business with his father. He married and had seven children. During the Revolutionary War he volunteered for service with the Pennsylvania Militia and was commissioned a captain. Before the war was over he had been promoted up to colonel and after the war was elected a major general. He was elected as a Republican to the Tenth Congress and served from March 4, 1807 to March 3, 1809.

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John Hiester, US Congress's Timeline

April 9, 1745
Bernville, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA
October 8, 1776
Age 31
Pennsylvania, United States
Age 75
Bernville, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA
Age 75
Oak Grove Cemetery Parker Ford Chester County Pennsylvania