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Bingham, William

Born: 1752 AD
Died: 1804 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Politician

1752 – William Bingham was born on the 8th of March in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

 

1768 – Graduated from the Philadelphia College (now the University of Pennsylvania).

 

Married Anne Willing, and they had two daughters.

 

1768-1788 – Represented Pennsylvania as a delegate to the Continental Congress.

 

1790-1791 – He was elected to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives.

 

1794 – Bingham was elected to Pennsylvania’s State Senate.

 

1795-1801 – Served as Senator from Pennsylvania.

 

1797 – Became the President pro tempore of Senate.

 

1804 – Bingham died on 7th of February in Bath, England and is interred in Bath Abbey.