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Samuel Gross (politician)

Samuel Gross
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 2nd district
In office
March 4, 1819 – March 3, 1823
Preceded by See below
Succeeded by Joseph Hemphill
Personal details
Born (1776-11-10)November 10, 1776
Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
Died March 19, 1839(1839-03-19) (aged 62)
Trappe, Pennsylvania
Political party Democratic-Republican

Samuel Gross (November 10, 1776 – March 19, 1839) was an American farmer and politician who served as Representative from Pennsylvania.


Born in Upper Providence Township in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, he engaged in agricultural pursuits. He served as a member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives 1803–1807; served in the Pennsylvania State Senate 1811–1815; was elected as a Republican to the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Congresses

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