Person:Isaac Wayne (1)

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Isaac Wayne
b.1772
d.25 Oct 1852
m. 25 Mar 1766
  1. Margaretta Wayne1770 - 1810
  2. Isaac Wayne1772 - 1852
m. 2 Aug 1802
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Name Isaac Wayne
Gender Male
Birth[1] 1772
Marriage 2 Aug 1802 to Elizabeth Smith
Death[1][2] 25 Oct 1852
Burial[2][3] Old Saint David's Church Cemetery, Wayne, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States

WAYNE, Isaac, (son of Anthony Wayne), a Representative from Pennsylvania; born near Paoli, Chester County, Pa., in 1772; attended the common schools and was graduated from Dickinson College, Carlisle, Pa.; studied law; was admitted to the Chester County bar in 1795; member of the State house of representatives 1799-1801 and in 1806; served in the State senate in 1810; during the War of 1812 was captain of a troop of Pennsylvania Horse Cavalry, raised and equipped by himself, and was subsequently colonel of the Second Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry; unsuccessful Federalist candidate for Governor in 1814; elected to the Eighteenth Congress (March 4, 1823-March 3, 1825); engaged in agricultural pursuits; died in Chester County, Pa., October 25, 1852; interment in St. David’s Episcopal Church Cemetery, Radnor, Pa. [2]

References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Isaac Wayne Family Bible.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Isaac Wayne, in Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
  3. Isaac Wayne, in Find A Grave.