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William David Craig


Photo credit:

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

 

Sessions

Session Year Position District Party
1917 47 Republican
1919 47 Republican
1921 47 Republican
1923 47 Republican
 Counties   Beaver, Lawrence

Biography

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.