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Jonathan Nicholas Langham

Jonathan Nicholas Langham, American congressman. member firm of Langham, Elkin & Creps; member 61st to 63d Congresses (1909-1915), 27th Pa.

Background

  • Langham, Jonathan Nicholas was born on August 4, 1861 in Indiana Company, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Jonathan and Eliza J. Langham.

  • Education

    • Graduate Indiana (Pennsylvania) State Normal School, 1882. Read law in office of John N. Banks.

    Career

    • Admitted to bar, 1888. Was member firm of Langham, Elkin & Creps. Postmaster of Indiana, 1892-1896.

      Assistant United States district attorney, Western District of Pennsylvania, 1896-1903. Chief clerk and corporation deputy in auditor general’s department of Pennsylvania, 1903-1909. Member 61st to 63d Congresses (1909-1915), 27th Pennsylvania District.

      Now judge Court Common Pleas of Indiana Company.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member firm of Langham, Elkin & Creps. Member 61st to 63d Congresses (1909-1915), 27th Pa.

    Connections

    • Married Clara Cameron, of Indiana, Pennsylvania, August 12, 1891.
    • father: Jonathan Langham
    • mother: Eliza J. Langham
    • spouse: Clara Cameron
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    Born August 4, 1861
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