Member Biography

Esaias Kinzer 

Sessions Office Position District Party
1852       7 Whig
1853       7 Whig
1854       7 Whig

COUNTIES: Lancaster, Lebanon  


12/04/1805 - 09/05/1861

Doctor Esaias Kinzer (Whig7) Lancaster and Lebanon Counties 1852-1854

Early Life:

Doctor Esaias Kinzer, born December 4, 1805, East Earl Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania; son of George and Anna Margretha Ellmaker Kinzer; subscription school education; University of Pennsylvania, Medical Department, 1829; opened private practice, Leacock Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania; elected, Whig, Pennsylvania State Senate, 1852-1854; engaged, farming; married, Catherine Roland, children, Roland Kinzer, Anna Margaret Kinzer; died, September 6, 1861 (aged 55), Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, New Holland, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.  

Pennsylvania Politics: 

Elected, Whig, Pennsylvania State Senate, 7th district, Lancaster and Lebanon Counties, 1852-1854.


Cox, Harold. "Senate Members K"Wilkes University Election Statistics Project. Wilkes University.

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