Joseph A Langfitt
President of the Federal National Bank of Pittsburgh; President of the United Mutual Life Insurance Co. of Pittsburgh, Allegheny county, Pa., was born Oct. 19, 1858, in Kendall, Beaver county, Pa. He was educated at Washington and Jefferson college from which he was graduated with the degree of A.B. in 1879, receiving degree of A.M. three years later; and was admitted to the bars of Allegheny and Beaver counties in 1882, and has since practiced his profession. He served four years in select council and three years in the board of school control of Allegheny; has been successively president of the Mercantile Bank, Federal national bank of Pittsburgh and Bank of Brushton. He was a director of the Bankers Trust company and the Central Trust company of Pittsburgh; has been Supreme Regent of the Royal Arcanum and president of the National Fraternal congress; elected to the Senate in November, 1906.
Distinguished successful Americans of our day; By Successful Americans (Firm : Chicago, Ill. 1912).