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Alexander J. Dallas

Alexander J. DallasAKA Alexander James Dallas

Born: 21-Jun-1759
Birthplace: Kingston, Jamaica
Died: 16-Jan-1817
Location of death: Philadelphia, PA
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, St. Peter's Episcopal Churchyard, Philadelphia, PA

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Government
Party Affiliation: Democrat-Republican

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US Secretary of the Treasury, 1814-16

Father: Robert Charles Dallas (b. 1710, d. 1769)
Mother: Sarah Elizabeth Cormack Hewitt
Wife: Arabella Maria Smith (two sons)
Son: Alexander J. Dallas (Navy officer, b. 15-May-1791, d. 3-Jun-1844)
Son: George M. Dallas (US Vice President, b. 10-Jul-1792, d. 31-Dec-1864)

    Administrator: Trustee, University of Pennsylvania

    US Secretary of the Treasury (1814-16)
    US Attorney Eastern District of Pennsylvania (1801-14)
    Pennsylvania State Official Secretary of the Commonwealth (1791-1801)
    US Justice Department Supreme Court Reporter of Decisions (1790-1800)
    Columbian Magazine Editor (1787-89)
    Pennsylvania Herald Editor (1787-88)
    American Philosophical Society
    Pennsylvania Bar Association 1785

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