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JOHN F. L. MORRIS


Photo credit:

Hudson, Sam.  Pennsylvania and It's Public Men.  Philadelphia: Hudson & Joseph, 1909

 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1909-1910 Republican
1911-1912 Republican
 Counties   Philadelphia

Biography

09/21/1866 - 01/26/1939

MORRIS, John F. L., a Representative from Philadelphia County; born in Manayunk, Philadelphia County, Pa., September 21, 1866; graduated, Cornell University; graduated, Dickinson Law School, 1891; elected, common council, Philadelphia (1903-1906); member, 21st Ward Republican Committee; elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1908 and 1910; unsuccessful campaign for reelection to the House (1912); employed, Ginn and Co, publishers; trustee, Free Library of Philadelphia; died, January 26, 1939 in Germantown, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania; interred, Westminster Cemetery, Bala Cynwyd, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.