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Pennsylvania House of Representatives




Session Position District Party
1967 195 Democrat
1968 195 Democrat
1969 195 Democrat
1970 195 Democrat
1971 195 Democrat
1972 195 Democrat
1973 195 Democrat
 Counties   Philadelphia


08/09/1921 - 05/31/1993

LYNCH, Francis Joseph, a Representative from Philadelphia County; born in the City of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., August 9, 1921; graduated, Roman Catholic High School; attended, Banks Business College; attended, St. John’s Night School; served, Infantry, United States Army (1942-1946, World War II); real estate salesman; tavern owner; sales tax investigator, Pennsylvania Department of Revenue (1960-1962); clerk, Board of Revision of Taxes, Pennsylvania Department of Revenue (1962-1965); leader, 15th Ward Democratic Committee; elected, alternate delegate, Democratic National Convention (1964); member, Democratic State Committee (1971-1972); elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1967 term and served 3 consecutive terms thereafter; resigned from the House, March 26, 1973; elected, Pennsylvania State Senate (March 26, 1973-1993); appointed, board, Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (1989-1993); died while in office of the Senate, May 31, 1993 in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania; interred, Resurrection Cemetery, Bensalem, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.