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Morris Einstein


 

Sessions

Session Year Position District Party
1919 42 Republican
1921 42 Republican
1923 42 Republican
1925 42 Republican
1927 42 Republican
1929 42 Republican
1931 42 Republican
1933 42 Republican
 Counties   Allegheny

Biography

1865 - 1937

Born in Allegheny City, Pa., June 15, 1865, the son of Leopold and Matilda Loefler Einstein, Morris was educated in public schools; pursued the drug business; in 1900 organized the Pennsylvania Light and Power Co., served as general manager until its merger with the Philadelphia Light and Power Co.; was president of the Mutual Ice and Ice-cream Co.; elected to Select Council of Allegheny County, serving 20 years as chair of Twenty-fifth Ward Republican organization of  Pittsburgh.  Morris was elected to the state Senate in 1918, serving from 1919 through 1934; delegate to numerous conventions and trustee of the Pittsburgh College of Pharmacy.  He was a member of Rodef Shalom Congregation, Pittsburgh, where he died on June 12, 1937.