Mathias Morris Edit Profile
He studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1809 and commenced practice in Newtown, Pennsylvania.
He elected as an Anti-Jacksonian to the Twenty-fourth Congress and reelected as a Whig to the Twenty-fifth Congresses. He was the chairman of the United States House Committee on Expenditures in the Department of State during the Twenty-fifth Congress. He was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1838 to the Twenty-sixth Congress.
He died in Doylestown, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, in 1839. Interment in Hilltown Baptist Church Cemetery, near Fricks, Pennsylvania.
He was deputy attorney general in 1819, and a member of the Pennsylvania State Senate from 1828 to 1833.