Lambert, John, 1746-1823

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Farmer, justice of the peace, state legislator and member of Congress, of Amwell Township (as then constituted), Hunterdon County, New Jersey; served in the New Jersey Assembly, 1780-1785 and 1788, and on the New Jersey Council, 1790-1804, including as acting governor, 1802-1803; also served in the U.S. House of Representatives, 1805-1809, and in the U.S. Senate, 1809-1815.

From the description of Papers, 1783-1812. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122510420

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referencedIn War of 1812 mss., 1776-1879 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
creatorOf Lambert, John, 1746-1823. Papers, 1783-1812. Rutgers University
referencedIn Estate papers, 1749-1951. Rutgers University
referencedIn Political papers, 1755-1972. Rutgers University
referencedIn Welch, Emma Finney, b. 1855. Collection, 1714-1921. Historical Society of Pennsylvania
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associatedWith Bloomfield, Joseph, 1753-1823 person
associatedWith Ewing, James, 1744-1823 person
associatedWith New Jersey. Legislature. corporateBody
associatedWith Welch, Emma Finney, b. 1855. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
New Jersey
Delaware River (N.Y.-Del. and N.J.)
Lambertville (N.J.)
Hunterdon County (N.J.)
Trenton (N.J.)
Mercer County (N.J.)
New Jersey--Hunterdon County
Justices of the peace--New Jersey--Hunterdon County


Birth 1746-02-24

Death 1823-02-04



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