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JACOB L. BIXLER


Photo credit:

Grumbine, E., M.D. (1910). Stories of Old Stumptown. Lebanon County Historical Society, V (No. 5).

 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1861 Republican
 Counties   Lebanon

Biography

01/31/1814 - 02/18/1879

BIXLER (BICKSLER), Jacob Light, a Representative from Lebanon County; born, January 31, 1814 near Fredericksburg, Lebanon County, Pa.; attended, Myerstown Academy; commissioned by Governor James Pollock, colonel of militia, 1857; teacher; tavern owner; farmer; elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1860; died, February 18, 1879 in Fredericksburg, Lebanon County, Pennsylvania; interred, Cedar Hill Cemetery, Fredericksburg, Lebanon County, Pennsylvania.