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Phinehas Bruce
Birth: Jan. 7, 1762
Mendon
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Oct. 3, 1809
Uxbridge
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA

US Congressman. He graduated from Yale College in 1786, studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1790 and opened a law practice in Machias, Maine, which was then a district of Massachusetts. He served as member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives (1791-98, 1800). In 1803, he was elected as a Federalist to the Eighth Congress, served until 1805 and did not seek reelection due to illness. He died at age 47. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Inscription:
Sacred
To the memory of
Phinehas Bruce, Esq
formerly of Machias
who died
October 3 1809
AEt. 47
 
Burial:
Prospect Hill Cemetery
Uxbridge
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: May 28, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7505302
Phinehas Bruce
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
 
Phinehas Bruce
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Phinehas Bruce
Added by: Carolyn [Lee] Kelly
 
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