John W. Howe
|Member of the U.S.HouseofRepresentatives |
from Pennsylvania's 22nd district
March 4, 1849 –March 3, 1853
|Preceded by||John Wilson Farrelly|
|Succeeded by||Thomas Marshall Howe|
|Born||March 11, 1801|
District of Maine, Massachusetts
|Died||November 30, 1873 72) (aged|
Rochester, New York
|Political party|| Free Soil |
John W. Howe (March 11, 1801 –November 30, 1873) was a Free Soil and Whig member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.
Howe was born in Massachusetts' District of Maine in 1801. He studied law and was admitted to the bar. He moved to Smethport, Pennsylvania, and then to Franklin, Pennsylvania, in 1829 and commenced the practice of law. He also served as justice of the peace.
Howe was elected as a Free Soil candidate to the Thirty-first Congress and reelected as a Whig to the Thirty-second Congress. He moved to Meadville, Pennsylvania, and later to Rochester, New York, where he died in 1873. Interment in Greendale Cemetery in Meadville, Pennsylvania.
|U.S. House of Representatives|
John W. Farrelly
| Member of the U.S. House of Representatives |
from Pennsylvania's 22nd congressional district
1849 - 1853
Thomas M. Howe
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