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AMOS W. KNEPPER


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1907-1908 Republican
1909-1910 Republican
 Counties   Somerset

Biography

04/14/1841 - 11/29/1935

KNEPPER, Amos W., a Representative from Somerset County; born, April 14, 1841 in Berlin, Somerset County, Pa.; corporal, Company E, 133rd Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry (1862, Civil War); deputy sheriff, Somerset County (1 term); engaged in the real estate business; elected to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives as a Republican in 1906; reelected in 1908; not a candidate for reelection to the House in the 1910 General election; unsuccessful campaign, State Senate (1910); died, November 29, 1935 in the city of Somerset, Somerset County, Pennsylvania; interred, Husband Cemetery, the city of Somerset, Somerset County, Pennsylvania.