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JOHN J. FINNERTY


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1935-1936 Democrat
1937-1938 Democrat
1939-1940 Democrat
1941-1942 Democrat
1943-1944 Democrat
1945-1946 Democrat
 Counties   Philadelphia

Biography

05/14/1879 - 11/25/1958

FINNERTY, John J., a Representative from Philadelphia County; born, May 14, 1879 in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa.; director, amateur theater; barber, Misericordia Hospital and St. Charles Seminary; elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1935 term; reelected to serve 5 consecutive terms thereafter; unsuccessful campaign for reelection to the House for the 1947 term; deputy marshal, United States Marshall Service; court crier, United States District Court, Philadelphia; died, November 25, 1958 in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania.