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Benjamin Williams Crowninshield

Benjamin Williams Crowninshield, banker, United States secretary of the navy. member Mass House of Representatives, 1811, 21, 33; member United States House of Representatives from Massachusetts, 18th-21st congresses 1823-1831.

Background

  • Crowninshield, Benjamin Williams was born on December 27, 1772 in Salem, Massachusetts, United States. Son of George and Mary (Derby) Crowninshield.

  • Membership

    Member Mass House of Representatives, 1811, 21, 33. Member United States House of Representatives from Massachusetts, 18th-21st congresses 1823-1831.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Boardman, January 1, 1804.
    • father: George Crowninshield
    • mother: Mary (Derby) Crowninshield
    • spouse: Mary Boardman
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    Born December 27, 1772
    Died February 3, 1851
    (aged 78)
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