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Edward Crouch
Member of the United States House of Representatives
In office
October 12, 1813 – March 3, 1815
Preceded by James Whitehill, John Gloninger
Succeeded by John Whiteside, James M. Wallace
Personal details
Born (1764-11-09)November 9, 1764
Walnut Hill, Pennsylvania
Died February 2, 1827(1827-02-02) (aged 62)
Political party Republican

Edward Crouch (November 9, 1764 – February 2, 1827) was a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.

He was born at Walnut Hill, near Highspire, Pennsylvania. At the age of seventeen, Crouch enlisted during the American Revolutionary War. He commanded a company in the Whisky Rebellion of 1794. He was engaged in mercantile pursuits at Walnut Hill. He was a member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives from 1804 to 1806. He was appointed associate judge of Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, on April 16, 1813, but resigned upon election to Congress.

Crouch was elected as a Republican to the Thirteenth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of John Gloninger. He returned to Walnut Hill and resided there until his death in 1827. Interment in Paxtang Cemetery near Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

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United States House of Representatives
Preceded by
James Whitehill
John Gloninger
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 3rd congressional district

1813-1815
alongside: Amos Slaymaker
Succeeded by
John Whiteside
James M. Wallace

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