KREMER, George, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Middletown, Dauphin County, Pa.,
November 21, 1775; received a limited schooling; studied law; was admitted to the bar and
commenced practice in Lewisburg, Pa.; member of the State house of representatives in 1812 and
1813; elected as a Jackson Republican to the Eighteenth Congress and reelected as a Jacksonian to the
Nineteenth and Twentieth Congresses (March 4, 1823-March 3, 1829); died in Middleburg, Snyder
County (then a part of Union County), Pa., September 11, 1854; interment in the private burial ground
on the family estate near Middleburg, Pa.
BibliographyRuss, William A., Jr. The Political Ideas of George
Kremer. Pennsylvania History 7 (October 1940): 201-12.