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EDWARD A. WIGGINS


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1976 186 Democrat
1977 186 Democrat
1978 186 Democrat
1981 186 Democrat
1982 186 Democrat
1983 186 Democrat
1984 186 Democrat
1985 186 Democrat
1986 186 Democrat
1987 186 Democrat
1988 186 Democrat
 Counties   Philadelphia

Biography

03/13/1933 - 03/09/2015

WIGGINS, Edward A., a Representative from Philadelphia County; born in the City of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., March 13, 1933; graduated, John Bartram High School, 1951; attended, Temple University School of Business (1952-1954); corporal, United States Army (1954-1956, Korean Conflict); building administrator, Philadelphia State Office Building (1971-1975); Equal Employment Supervisor, Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority (1975-1976); clerk, Philadelphia Board of Revision of Taxes (1979-1980); advisory committee, Ethnic Heritage House; Philadelphia Democratic Executive Committee; elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives by Special Election, April 27, 1976; Sworn-In, May 10, 1976 to serve the remaining 1975 term; reelected to serve 5 more nonconsecutive terms thereafter (1977-1978 and 1981-1988); unsuccessful campaigns for reelection to the House (1978, 1988); administrator, Philadelphia Parking Authority; died, March 9, 2015 in the City of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania; interred, Washington Crossing National Cemetery, Newtown, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.