Joseph KILLE, Congress, NJ (1790-1865)


KILLE, Joseph, a Representative from New Jersey; born near Bridgeport, Gloucester County, N.J., April 12, 1790; pursued academic studies; located in Salem; sheriff of Salem County 1822-1829; clerk of Salem County 1829-1839; member of the State house of assembly in 1856; elected as a Democrat to the Twenty-sixth Congress (March 4, 1839-March 3, 1841); died in Salem, N.J., March 1, 1865; interment in St. Johnâs Episcopal Cemetery.

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