James Sloan (congressman)

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James Sloan (died September 7, 1811) was a U.S. Representative from New Jersey.[1][2]

Born in New Jersey, Sloan engaged in agricultural pursuits. He was assessor of Newton township for several years, and held several other local offices.

Sloan was elected as a Democratic-Republican to the Eighth, Ninth, and Tenth Congresses (March 4, 1803 – March 3, 1809). He was not a candidate for renomination.

He died in Elmira, New York, on September 7, 1811.


  1. ^ "SLOAN, James - Biographical Information". bioguide.congress.gov.
  2. ^ "James Sloan, former Representative for New Jersey - GovTrack.us". GovTrack.us.


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

Succeeded by
Jacob Hufty