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Adams County
Pennsylvania

Politicians who were born in Adams County

  Adams County (no city given): David Bard, 1744 — James Randolph Reid, 1750 — Jeremiah Cox, 1763 — William T. Hays, 1775 — Henry R. Brinkerhoff, 1787 — Joel Funk Asper, 1822 — Wilbur Fisk Sadler, 1840 — Daniel Webster Heagy, 1843 — John S. Rice, 1899
  York County (part now in Adams County): John Hamilton, 1754
  Cashtown: William Addison Duncan, 1836
  Gettysburg: Samuel Galloway, 1811 — John Rufus Edie, 1814 — Alexander N. Ulrich, 1853 — George J. Benner, 1859
  Near Gettysburg: Jeremiah Morrow, 1771 — George Sweney, 1796
  Hampton: E. G. Albert, 1866
  Near Hunterstown: Joseph Lawrence, 1786
  Latimore Township: Francis Worley, c.1896
  Littlestown: Joseph A. Goulden, 1844
  Mt. Joy: H. M. Hartman, 1873
  Mt. Pleasant, York County (now Adams County): Daniel Sturgeon, 1789
  Mt. Pleasant Township: James A. Tawney, 1855
  New Oxford: Joseph Hendrix Himes, 1885
  York Springs: George D. McCreary, 1846
  Near York Springs: C. William Beales, 1877
   See also Pennsylvania birthplaces not assigned to counties.

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