Thomas E Barrett
Thomas E. Barrett was born in Homestead on September 17, 1904, the son of Edward J. and Elizabeth McCarthy Barrett. He received his education at St. Mary Magdalene Parocial School; Homestead High School, and Duquesne University. Barrett served as Chief Clerk, Clerk of the Courts Office, Allegheny County; elected to the state House of Representatives, serving 1924-1948, and the state Senate, 1949-1952. He married Marie R. Cloherty, and died November 17, 1969, Homestead.