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Pennsylvania State Senate

Elmer Warner


Session Year Position District Party
1915 14 Republican
1917 14 Republican
 Counties   Carbon, Monroe, Pike, Wayne


1861 - 1943

Of Weatherly, Monroe County, the son of Peter Jr. and Lavinia (Sittler) Warner; His father was a cabinet maker. Birth, May 1, 1861, Tannersville, Pocono Township, Monroe County; wife Harriet Learn of Carbon County; died February 17, 1943.
Attended local schools; went into his father’s business; opening his own in Tannersville; postmaster of Tannersville; moved to Weatherly in 1891 and purchased a general store; acquired the Weatherly Foundry and Manufacturing Co.; organized the First National Bank, serving as president; purchased the Allen Candy Company; stockholder in the Onoko Silk Co. and Weatherly Steel Co.; chief burgess, member borough council, and school board; Chief Burgess of Weatherly; secured the first concrete highway in his district