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John Wilson Farrelly


Session Position District Party
1841 21 Whig
1843 26 Whig
 Counties   Crawford, Erie, Venango


1809 - 1860

Of Crawford County, the son of U.S. Congressman Patrick Farrelly, born in Meadville, Crawford County, July 7, 1809; graduated from Allegheny College 1826, attorney, member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives from Crawford District, 1837; state Senate 1842-1844; served in U. S. House of Representatives, 1847-1849; and Auditor of U.S. Treasury under President Taylor, 1849-1853.  He died on December 10, 1860.