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WILLIAM T. RAMSEY


 

Sessions

Session Year Position District Party
1913- 1914 Republican
1915- 1916 Republican
1917- 1918 Majority Floor Leader Republican
1919- 1920 Majority Floor Leader Republican
 Counties   Delaware

Biography

01/08/1873 - 12/12/1937

RAMSEY, William T., a Representative from Delaware County; born, January 8, 1873 in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa.; employed, Eddystone Print Works; general manager, Consumers’ Ice and Coal Company; elected, president, council, city of Chester (1907-1911); elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1913 term; reelected to serve 3 consecutive terms thereafter; elected, Majority Leader (1917-1920); not a candidate for reelection to the House in the 1920 General election; elected, mayor, city of Chester (1920-1924); tax collector, city of Chester (1930-1931); elected, commissioner, Delaware County (1932); died, December 12, 1937 in the city of Chester, Delaware County, Pennsylvania; interred, Lawn Croft Cemetery, Linwood, Delaware County, Pennsylvania.