Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774-1949

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Kuhns, Joseph Henry

Kuhns, Joseph Henry, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born near Greensburg, Pa., in September 1800; attended the public schools and Greensburg Academy; was graduated from Washington (later Washington and Jefferson) College, Washington, Pa., in 1820; studied law; was admitted to the bar in 1823 and commenced practice in Greensburg; elected as a Whig to the Thirty-second Congress (March 4, 1851-March 3, 1853); unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1852 to the Thirty-third Congress; resumed the practice of law in Greensburg, Pa.; abandoned the actual practice of law in 1877 and lived in retirement until his death in Greensburg, Pa., November 16, 1883; interment in St. Clair Cemetery.

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Chicago: U.S. Congress, "Kuhns, Joseph Henry," Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774-1949 in U.S. Congress, Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774–1949 (Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1950), P.1426 Original Sources, accessed August 8, 2022, http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=4MHF866RN11FNDH.

MLA: U.S. Congress. "Kuhns, Joseph Henry." Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774-1949, in U.S. Congress, Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774–1949 (Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1950), P.1426, Original Sources. 8 Aug. 2022. http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=4MHF866RN11FNDH.

Harvard: U.S. Congress, 'Kuhns, Joseph Henry' in Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774-1949. cited in , U.S. Congress, Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774–1949 (Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1950), P.1426. Original Sources, retrieved 8 August 2022, from http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=4MHF866RN11FNDH.