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RONALD L. THOMPSON


 

Sessions

Session Office Position District Party
1941-1942 Representative Republican
1949-1950 Representative Republican
1951-1952 Representative Republican
1953-1954 Representative Republican
1955-1956 Representative Republican
1957-1958 Representative Republican
1959 Representative Republican
1960 Representative Republican
1961 Representative Republican
1962 Representative Republican
1963 Representative Republican
1964 Representative Republican
1965 Representative Republican
1966 Representative Republican
 Counties   Allegheny

Biography

08/19/1899 - 06/19/1986

THOMPSON, Ronald L., a Representative from Allegheny County; born, August 19, 1899 in Shamokin, Northumberland County, Pa.; attended, University of Pittsburgh Evening School; served, 107th Field Artillery, 28th Division, American Expeditionary Forces, United States Army (World War I); lieutenant colonel, 716th Training Group, Army Air Force Training Command, United States Army (1942-1944, World War II); sales representative, Penn General Supply Company, Pittsburgh; township supervisor, Mt. Lebanon (1932-1940); member, Allegheny County Republican Executive Committee; proprietor, Vernon Gold and Silver Refining Co.; elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives to the 1941 term; reelected to the House to the 1949 term and served 8 consecutive terms thereafter; appointed, Legislative Budget and Finance Committee (1961-1964); not a candidate for reelection to the House (1942, 1966); died, June 19, 1986 in Clearwater, Pinellas County, Florida; interred, Mt. Lebanon Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.