Frederick Muhlenberg

Frederick Muhlenberg

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Frederick Augustus Conrad Muhlenberg was an American minister and politician who was the first Speaker of the United States House of Representatives. A delegate and a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania and a Lutheran pastor by profession, Muhlenberg was born in Trappe, Pennsylvania. According to an urban legend, Muhlenberg as House Speaker prevented German from becoming an official language of the United States. Frederick Muhlenberg was the son of Henry Muhlenberg, an immigrant from Germany and considered the founder of the Lutheran Church in America. His brother, Peter, was a General in the Continental Army. Muhlenberg was born in Trappe, Pennsylvaniashow more

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  • Paperback | 152 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 9mm | 231g
  • Chrono Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6134908991
  • 9786134908993