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EUGENE S. RUTHERFORD


 

Sessions

Session Office Position District Party
1961 Representative Republican
1962 Representative Republican
1963 Representative Republican
1964 Representative Republican
1967 Representative Republican
1968 Representative Republican
 Counties   Lancaster

Biography

08/09/1917 - 09/02/1980

RUTHERFORD, Eugene Sylvester, a Representative from Lancaster County; born in Altoona, Blair County, Pa., August 9, 1917; graduated, Altoona High School; B.S., Millersville State College (now Millersville University of Pennsylvania); served, United States Army (1941-1945, World War II); electrical contractor and dealer; elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1960, 1962 and 1966; unsuccessful campaign for reelection to the House (1964, 1968, 1970, 1972); director, Bureau of Research and Statistics, Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry (1964-1965); appointed, director, Pennsylvania Vietnam Veterans Bonus Commission (1969-1972); died, September 2, 1980 in the city of Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania; interred, Greenwood Cemetery, Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.