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Jonathan Ely

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Tintype Etching, 1856, George Bergner, Legislative Journal




Session Position District Party
1855 6 Democrat
1857 6 Democrat
 Counties   Bucks


1804 - 1864

Born on April 27, 1804, Jonathan Ely was the son of Jonathan and Cynthia (Morton) Ely of Buckingham, Bucks County; appointed Justice of the Peace, December 1832; member of the state House of Representatives, 1851-1853; and died on February 7, 1864.  He married Mary Lee.