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Milton C Henninger



Session Position District Party
1883-1884 16 Democrat
1885-1886 16 Democrat
1887-1888 16 Democrat
1889-1890 16 Democrat
1891-1892 16 Democrat
1893-1894 16 Democrat
 Counties   Lehigh


1851 - 1921

Milton Christian Henninger was the son of Peter and Salome Anna Marcks Henninger, born near Emaus, Lehigh County, PA, April 21 (or April 22), 1851; received his education in public and private schools at Emaus, Freeland Seminary (Ursinus), and the Keystone State Normal School, Kutztown; entered his junior class at Muhlenberg College, Allentown, in fall 1872, graduated in 1874; taught for three years; studied law and admitted to the Lehigh County bar, September 5, 1876.  He was elected district attorney of Lehigh County, 1878-81; returned to private practice; state Senator, 1883-1894; elected Judge of Lehigh County courts for 10 years on November 4, 1919.  Judge Henninger married Mary J. Hausman.  He died September 25, 1921.