FRANKLIN, Walter S.

1799–1838

Biography

FRANKLIN, Walter S.; a Clerk from Pennsylvania; born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., November 6, 1799; graduated from Litchfield Law School, Litchfield, Conn.; lawyer; clerk of the Pennsylvania state senate, 1832; elected Clerk of the United States House of Representatives for the Twenty-third Congress and for the two succeeding Congresses and served until his death on September 20, 1838 (December 2, 1833–September 20, 1838); died on September 20, 1838, in Lancaster, Pa.; interment in Saint James Episcopal Church Cemetery, Montgomery County, Pa.

Footnotes

Died on September 20, 1838.

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