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Ellmaker, Amos

Born: 1787 AD
Died: 1851 AD, at 64 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Politician


1787 - Born on the 2nd of February in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States.

1808 - He was admitted to the bar, and began practicing law at Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

1809 - He was appointed deputy attorney general for Dauphin County, Pennsylvania.

1813 - He served as a representative in the Pennsylvania State Legislature.

1814 - He volunteered for the United States Army.

1816 - He resigned as a President Judge of the 12th district.

      - He was appointed as a state attorney general.

      - He was married to Mary Rachael Elder on the 13th of June in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

1818 - He was re-appointed as a state attorney general.

1821 - He moved to Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States.

1828 - He received a third appointment as attorney general of the State of Pennsylvania.

1832 - He was candidate for the Vice-Presidency of the United States on the anti-Masonic ticket.

1834 - He ran for the United States Senate.

1851 - He died on the 28th of November in Lancaster County, United States.


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