Frederick CONRAD, Congress, PA (1759-1827)


CONRAD, Frederick, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born near Worcester Township, Montgomery County, Pa., in 1759; attended the common schools; was elected to the State assembly in 1798, 1800, and 1802; paymaster of the Fifty-first Regiment of Pennsylvania Militia in 1804 and 1805; elected as a Republican to the Eighth and Ninth Congresses (March 4, 1803-March 3, 1807); chairman, Committee on Accounts (Ninth Congress); appointed justice of the peace 1807; appointed prothonotary and clerk of the courts in 1821, and reappointed in 1824; resided near Center Point and was interested in agricultural pursuits; moved to Norristown, and died there August 3, 1827; interment in Wentz’s Reformed Church Cemetery, Center Point, Montgomery County, Pa.

Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1771-Present