George Burd

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George Burd
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 18th district
In office
March 4, 1833 – March 3, 1835
Preceded byJohn Banks
Succeeded byJob Mann
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 13th district
In office
March 4, 1831 – March 3, 1833
Preceded byChauncey Forward
Succeeded byJesse Miller
Personal details
Born1793
DiedJanuary 13, 1844 (aged 50–51)
Political partyAnti-Jacksonian

George Burd (1793 – January 13, 1844) was an Anti-Jacksonian member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.

George Burd was born in Pennsylvania. He was admitted to the bar in 1810 at Carlisle, Pennsylvania, and practiced.

Burd was elected as an Anti-Jacksonian to the Twenty-second and Twenty-third Congresses. He moved to Mercer County, Pennsylvania, in 1843, and died in Bedford, Pennsylvania, in 1844. Interment in Bedford Cemetery.

Sources[edit]

  • United States Congress. "George Burd (id: B001073)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
  • The Political Graveyard
U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by
Chauncey Forward
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 13th congressional district

1831–1833
Succeeded by
Jesse Miller
Preceded by
John Banks
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 18th congressional district

1833–1835
Succeeded by
Job Mann