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Pennsylvania State Senate

William David Craig

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Photo, November 1920, Beaver Times; Bio: Smulls and Beaver County Times, Dec. 26, 1964



Session Position District Party
1917-1918 47 Republican
1919-1920 47 Republican
1921-1922 47 Republican
1923-1924 47 Republican
 Counties   Beaver, Lawrence


1882 - 1964

From Aliquippa, William D. Craig was born in Moon Township, Beaver County, December 31, 1882; educated in Beaver public schools; Piersol Academy; graduated from Geneva College; studied law with Judge William McConnel, 1905; and admitted to Beaver County Bar in 1908.  He moved from Beaver to Aliquippa in 1910, where he practiced law; elected to the state Senate, 1917-1924; and served as Aliquippa solicitor for 15 years.  William practiced in law in Beaver County for 56 years.  He passed away in the Rochester Hospital, December 25, Christmas Day, 1964.