Thomas Fitzsimons

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Thomas Fitzsimons
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Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania's At-large district
In office
March 4, 1789 March 3, 1795
U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by
District Created
Member of the  U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's at-large congressional district

1789–1791
alongside: George Clymer, Frederick A.C. Muhlenberg, Thomas Hartley, Thomas Scott, Henry Wynkoop, Daniel Hiester and Peter G. Muhlenberg

1791–1793
alongside: Frederick A.C. Muhlenberg, Thomas Hartley, Israel Jacobs, John W. Kittera, Daniel Hiester, William Findley, and Andrew Gregg
1793–1795
alongside: Frederick A.C. Muhlenberg, John W. Kittera, Thomas Hartley, Thomas Scott, James Armstrong, Peter G. Muhlenberg, Andrew Gregg, Daniel Hiester, William Irvine, William Findley, John Smilie, and William Montgomery

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