Joseph Henry Kuhns

U.S. Congressperson

1800 – 1883

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Who was Joseph Henry Kuhns?

Joseph Henry Kuhns was a Whig member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.

Joseph H. Kuhns born near Greensburg, Pennsylvania. He graduated from Washington College in Washington, Pennsylvania, in 1820. He studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1823 and commenced practice in Greensburg.

Kuhns was elected as a Whig to the Thirty-second Congress. He was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1852. He resumed the practice of law in Greensburg and died there in 1883. Interment in St. Clair Cemetery.

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Born
Sep 1, 1800
United States of America
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Washington College
Died
Nov 16, 1883

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on July 23, 2013

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