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CHARLES FOSTER ARMSTRONG


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1919-1920 Republican
1921-1922 Republican
1923-1924 Republican
1925-1926 Republican
1927-1928 Republican
 Counties   Armstrong

Biography

10/21/1865 - 02/04/1934

ARMSTRONG, Charles Foster, a Representative from Armstrong County, born in Harmarville, Allegheny County, Pa., October 21, 1865; auditor, Pennsylvania Railroad Company (1881-1900); banker (1901-1920); elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives to the 1919 term; reelected to serve 4 consecutive terms thereafter; not a candidate for reelection to the House for the 1929 term; engaged, coal business; appointed, Postmaster, United States Postal Service, Leechburg (1928-1930); appointed, commissioner , Pennsylvania Department of Insurance (1931-1934); unsuccessful campaign, Pennsylvania Lieutenant Governor (1930); died, February 4, 1934 in Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania; interred, Evergreen Cemetery, Leechburg, Armstrong County, Pennsylvania.