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  Barnitz, Charles A.
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  2018-01-01  
 
NameCharles A. Barnitz
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York, Pennsylvania , United States
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Born September 11, 1780
DiedJanuary 08, 1850 (69 years)
ContributorChronicler
Last ModifedPennsylvania Historian
Oct 26, 2018 06:18pm
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InfoBARNITZ, Charles Augustus, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in York, York County, Pa., September 11, 1780; attended York County Academy, York, Pa.; studied law; was admitted to the bar in 1811 and commenced practice in York; member of the State senate, 1815-1819; from 1820 until his death served as agent of the heirs of William Penn for their interests in Springettsbury Manor, the center of which is now the city of York; elected as an Anti-Masonic candidate to the Twenty-third Congress (March 4, 1833-March 3, 1835); was not a candidate for reelection in 1834 to the Twenty-fourth Congress; resumed the practice of law at York, Pa.; also engaged in banking and served as president of the York Bank; member of the State constitutional convention in 1838; delegate to the Whig National Conventions at Harrisburg in 1840 and at Baltimore in 1844; died in York, Pa., January 8, 1850; interment in the First Presbyterian Churchyard.

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  10/09/1838 PA - District 11 Lost 43.43% (-13.15%)
  10/14/1834 PA District 11 Lost 44.87% (-10.26%)
  10/09/1832 PA District 11 Won 51.90% (+3.79%)
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