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HOWARD F. BOORSE


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1939-1940 Republican
1941-1942 Republican
1943-1944 Republican
1945-1946 Republican
1947-1948 Republican
1949-1950 Republican
1951-1952 Republican
 Counties   Montgomery

Biography

05/10/1876 - 12/07/1951

BOORSE, Howard Fisher, a Representative from Montgomery County; born in Lansdale, Montgomery County, Pa., May 10, 1876; attended, Lansdale public schools; attended, Upper Gwynedd Township schools; secretary; engaged in real estate and insurance business; elected, justice of the peace; director, Lansdale Theatre Company; elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1939 term and reelected to serve 6 consecutive terms thereafter; appointed, chair, Local Government Commission (1943-1950); died while in office, December 7, 1951 in Landsdale, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania; interred, Lansdale Cemetery, Lansdale, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.