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James Caldwell
Birth: Nov. 30, 1770
Death: May, 1838

US Congressman. Born in Baltimore, Maryland, he moved to St. Clairsville, Ohio, in 1799, engaged in mercantile pursuits, in banking and was delegate to the convention for the first constitution of Ohio He was clerk of the court of Belmont County, Ohio, (1806-10), was a member of the Ohio State Senate (1809-12) and served as Captain in an Ohio Regiment in the War of 1812. In 1813, he was elected as a Republican to the Thirteenth and Fourteenth Congresses, serving until 1817. After his term, he resumed his banking and mercantile business in St. Clairsville, Ohio. He died May 5, 1838, at age 67 while on a visit in Wheeling, West Virginia. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  James Caldwell (1724 - 1804)
  Elizabeth Alexander Caldwell (1737 - 1818)
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Caldwell Chapline (1756 - 1821)*
  James Caldwell (1770 - 1838)
  Alexander Caldwell (1774 - 1833)**
  Joseph Caldwell (1777 - 1864)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Methodist Cemetery
Saint Clairsville
Belmont County
Ohio, USA
 
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Record added: Nov 13, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8083162
James Caldwell
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
 
James Caldwell
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