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RUSSELL KOWALYSHYN


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1965 Democrat
1966 Democrat
1967 138 Democrat
1968 138 Democrat
1969 138 Democrat
1970 138 Democrat
1971 138 Democrat
1972 138 Democrat
1973 138 Democrat
1974 138 Democrat
1975 138 Democrat
1976 138 Democrat
1977 138 Democrat
1978 138 Democrat
1979 138 Democrat
1980 138 Democrat
1981 138 Democrat
1982 138 Democrat
1983 138 Democrat
1984 138 Democrat
 Counties   Monroe, Northampton

Biography

09/16/1918 - 04/17/1988

KOWALYSHYN, Russell, a Representative from Monroe and Northampton Counties; born in the city of Northampton, Northampton County, Pa., September 16, 1918; graduated, Northampton High School; B.A., Lehigh University; M.A., Columbia University; LL.B., Dickinson School of Law; captain, Military Government, United States Army (1943-1946), (1942-1946, World War II); attorney; assistant district attorney, Northampton County (1956-1963); director, Northampton Area school board (1960-1965); solicitor, Moore Township and Northampton borough; elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1965 term; reelected to serve 9 consecutive terms thereafter; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1984); died, April 17, 1988 in Fountain Hill, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania; interred, Assumption of Virgin Mary Ukrainian Orthodox Cemetery, Northampton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania.