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JAMES WETTACH


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1913-1914 Republican
1915-1916 Republican
1919-1920 Republican
1921-1922 Republican
1923-1924 Republican
1925-1926 Republican
1927-1928 Republican
1929-1930 Republican
1931-1932 Republican
 Counties   Allegheny

Biography

09/07/1875 - 11/05/1943

WETTACH, James, a Representative from Allegheny County; born, September 7, 1875 in Allegheny City (Pittsburgh), Allegheny County, Pa.; graduated, Iron City College (Everest Institute); beef and pork packer; member, 7th Ward school board, Allegheny City; council member, 7th Ward, Allegheny City (2 terms); council member, 24th Ward, Pittsburgh (1 term); elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives to the 1913 term and served 8 more nonconsecutive terms (1915-1916, 1919-1932); not a candidate for reelection to the House for the 1917 term; unsuccessful campaign for reelection to the House for the 1933 term; Assistant Chief Clerk, Pennsylvania House of Representatives (1933); died, November 5, 1943 in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania; interred, Allegheny County Memorial Park, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.