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WILLIAM FRANCIS STEWART


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1881-1882 Republican
1883-1884 Republican
1885-1886 Republican
1887-1888 Republican
1889-1890 Republican
1891-1892 Republican
1893-1894 Republican
1895-1896 Republican
1897-1898 Republican
1899-1900 Republican
1901-1902 Republican
 Counties   Philadelphia

Biography

08/05/1839 - 12/01/1900

STEWART, William Francis, a Representative from Philadelphia County; born, August 5, 1839 near Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pa.; private, Company K, 20th Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry (1863, Civil War); sergeant, Company K, 213th Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry (1865, Civil War); engaged, newspaper business; elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1881 term; reelected to serve 10 more consecutive terms; died while in office, December 1, 1900 in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania.