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  1. Albert Gaston Chambers: Birth: 14 Nov 1820 in Zanesville, Ohio. Death: 8 Oct 1864 in Jeffersonville, Ohio


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Note:   [Williamson.FTW] Note: David, a Representative from Ohio: tutored by his father; was a confidential express rider for President Washington during the Whiskey Insurrection in 1794; learned the art of printing; moved to Zanesville, Ohio, in 1810, where he established a newspaper, and was elected State printer. He was a volunteer aide-de-camp to General Cass in the War of 1812; served as recorder and mayor of Zanesville; a member of the State House of Representatives in 1814, 1828, 1836-1838, 1841, and 1842; Clerk of the Ohio StateSenate in 1817; Clerk of the Court of Common Pleas of Muskingum County 1817-1821; unsucessful candidate for election in 1820 to the 17th Congress; subsequently elected to the 17th Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Representative-elect John C. Wright and served from October 9, 1821, to March 3, 1823; was not a candidate for renomination; affiliated with the Whig Party after its formation; member of the State Senate in 1843 and 1844; president of the Senate in 1844; delegate to the State Constitutional Convention of 1850; engaged in agricultural pursuits until 1856; died in Zanesville, Muskingum County, Ohio, August 8, 1864; Interment in Greenwood Cemetary.


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