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Daniel Hiester

Daniel Hiester, American congressman. member Pennsylvania Assembly, 1778-1781; member Supreme Council Pennsylvania, 1784-1786; member United States House of Representatives from Pennsylvania, 1st-4th congresses, 1789-1796, from Maryland., 7th, 8th congresses, 1801-1804.

Background

  • Hiester, Daniel was born on June 25, 1747 in Upper Salford Township, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Daniel and Catharine (Schuler) Hiester.

  • Career

    • General Pennsylvania Militia, 1782, served in Revolutionary War.

    Membership

    Member Pennsylvania Assembly, 1778-1781. Member Supreme Council Pennsylvania, 1784-1786. Member United States House of Representatives from Pennsylvania, 1st-4th congresses, 1789-1796, from Maryland., 7th, 8th congresses, 1801-1804.

    Connections

    • Married Rosanna Hager, 1770.
    • father: Daniel Hiester
    • mother: Catharine (Schuler) Hiester
    • spouse: Rosanna Hager
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    Born June 25, 1747
    Died March 7, 1804
    (aged 56)
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