Joseph Kille

Joseph Kille (April 12, 1790 - March 1, 1865) was a Representative from New Jersey; born near Bridgeport, Gloucester County, N.J., April 12, 1790; pursued academic studies; located in Salem; sheriff of Salem County, New Jersey from 1822 to 1829, and county clerk of Salem County from 1829 to 1839. He was a member of the New Jersey General Assembly in 1856.

Kille was elected as a Democrat to the Twenty-sixth Congress (March 4, 1839 – March 3, 1841).

He died in Salem on March 1, 1865, and was interred there in St. John's Episcopal Cemetery.


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U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New Jersey's at-large congressional district

Succeeded by