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Abner Lacock

Abner Lacock, American senator. member Pennsylvania Legislature, 1801-1803, 04-08, 32-35; member Pennsylvania Senate, 1808-1810; member United States House of Representatives from Pennsylvania, 12th-13th congresses, 1811-1813, resigned 2d term; member United States Senate from Pennsylvania, 1813-1819.

Background

  • Lacock, Abner was born on July 9, 1770 in Alexandria, Virginia, United States. Son of William and Lovey Lacock.

  • Career

    • General Pennsylvania Militia, 1807.

    Membership

    Member Pennsylvania Legislature, 1801-1803, 04-08, 32-35. Member Pennsylvania Senate, 1808-1810. Member United States House of Representatives from Pennsylvania, 12th-13th congresses, 1811-1813, resigned 2d term.

    Member United States Senate from Pennsylvania, 1813-1819.

    Connections

    • Married Hannah Eddy, 3 sons, 4 daus.
    • father: William Lacock
    • mother: Lovey Lacock
    • spouse: Hannah Eddy
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    Died April 12, 1837
    (aged 66)
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