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Pennsylvania State Senate

Robert J Thompson



Session Position District Party
1995 19 Republican
1996 19 Republican
1997 19 Republican
1998 19 Republican
1999 19 Republican
2000 19 Republican
2001 19 Republican
2002 19 Republican
2003 19 Republican
2004 19 Republican
2005 19 Republican
2006 19 Republican
 Counties   Chester


1937 - 2006

Robert J. Thompson, born November 30, 1937, in West Chester, son of Winifred Thompson and the late Joseph H. Thompson; Tredyffrin-Easttown, 1955; Penn State Univ. (B.A.), journalism, 1959; frmr. Chester Co. Comm.; fndr./exec. dir., Chester Co. C of C; mem., Immaculata Coll. Pres. Cncl.; bd.mem., Chester Co. Hosp., Chester Co. Hist. Soc., United Way of Chester Co. Adv. Bd., Comm. Servs. Cncl., Chester Co. Planned Parenthood Adv. Bd.; gov. bd., Eastern Reg. Cncl., Natl. Cncl. of State Govts.; elder, First Presb. Ch. of West Chester; awds.: C of C of Grtr. WC Outst. Citizen of the Yr., Chester Co. C of C Citizen of the Yr., Chapel of the Four Chaplains Legion of Honor; elected to Pa. Senate in a special election 1995; mem., Pa Firefighters’ & Emerg. Serv., Pa. Leg. Sportsmen’s Caucuses; chair, Biotechnology/Life Sciences Caucus; mem., Green Ribbon Comm.; married Nancy; 3 children (1 dec.); 3 grandchildren. Died in office January 28, 2006.