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Pennsylvania House of Representatives




Session Position District Party
1947-1948 Republican
 Counties   Philadelphia


1875 - 12/01/1948

PATTEN, William B., a Representative from Philadelphia County; born, 1875 in Williamstown, Dauphin County, Pa.; painting contractor; employed, board of revision of taxes, City of Philadelphia; employed, office of recorder of deeds, City of Philadelphia; real estate assessor, City of Philadelphia (1926-1937); employed, District Attorney’s office, Philadelphia County; chair, 37th Ward Republican Executive Committee (26 years); elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives to the 1947 term; unsuccessful campaign for reelection to the House for the 1949 term; died, December 1, 1948 in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania; interred, Fernwood Cemetery, Lansdowne, Delaware County, Pennsylvania.