MCCORMICK, William J.

c1798–1857

Biography

MCCORMICK, William J., a Postmaster from the District of Columbia; born circa 1798; elected Postmaster of the United States House of Representatives for the Twenty-third Congress and for the four succeeding Congresses (April 5, 1833–January 4, 1844); register, Washington, D.C., circa 1848–1851; justice of the peace, Washington, D.C., circa 1855; died on October 29, 1857, in Washington, D.C.

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