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Joel K Mann


Session Position District Party
1823-1824 3 Jackson Democrat
1825-1826 3 Jackson Democrat
 Counties   Montgomery


1780 - 1857

Joel Keith Mann was born in Cheltenham Township, Montgomery County, Pa., August 1, 1781, the son of Samuel M. and Margaret Keith Mann; he attended common schools; pursued farming; was a member of the state House of Representatives, 1817-1820; served in the state Senate 1824-1827; was elected as a Jackson Democrat to Congress, 1831-1835; chaired the Committee on Accounts; and resumed agricultural pursuits.  He married Sarah Shelmire and died in Jenkintown, Montgomery County, Pa., August  28, 1857; interred in the Presbyterian Cemetery, Abington, Montgomery County, Pa.