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David Mumma

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1867 16 Republican
 Counties   Dauphin, Lebanon

Biography

1816 - 1893

David Mumma, born Dauphin Co., July 28, 1816, son of David and Esther Mumma; public schools; pursued farming to age 26; mercantile pursuits; 1853 read law; joined bar; nominated as candidate to legislature, 1840, unsuccessful; in 1846 became pro-tariff Whig; successful bid for legislature, 1856; Republican in 1860; 1867, elected to Senate; helped organize the Pa. German society; passed away on June 20, 1893.
 
Obit; Pa. German Society.