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John Gilfillan


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1877 45 Republican
1879-1880 45 Republican
 Counties   Allegheny

Biography

1826 - 1885

Born May 10, 1826 Upper St. Clair, Allegheny County, the son of John and Margaret (Fife) Gilfillan; businessman and farmer; received his education at Bethel Academy; was elected to the state House of Representatives, 1863 and 1872; member of the state Senate, 1876-1880; died in Upper St. Clair on December 16, 1885.  He married Eleanor Ewing, January 30, 1849.