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Jacob Crowninshield

Jacob Crowninshield, American merchant, sea captain, congressman. member Massachusetts Senate, 1801; member United States House of Representatives from Massachusetts, 8th-10th congresses, 1803-1808.

Background

  • Crowninshield, Jacob was born on May 31, 1770 in Salem, Massachusetts, United States. Son of George and Mary (Derby) Crowninshield.

  • Membership

    Member Massachusetts Senate, 1801. Member United States House of Representatives from Massachusetts, 8th-10th congresses, 1803-1808.

    Connections

    • Married Sarah Gardner, June 5, 1796.
    • father: George Crowninshield
    • mother: Mary (Derby) Crowninshield
    • spouse: Sarah Gardner
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    Died April 15, 1808
    (aged 38)
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