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HARRY YOUNG COCHRAN


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1979 52 Democrat
1980 52 Democrat
1981 52 Democrat
1982 52 Democrat
 Counties   Fayette

Biography

03/09/1945 -

COCHRAN, Harry Young, a Representative from Fayette County; born in Connellsville, Fayette County, Pa., March 9, 1945; graduated, Connellsville High School, 1963; graduated, Staunton (Va.) Military Academy; A.A., business marketing, Babson Institute, 1967; B.S., education, California (Pa.) State (University) College; served, Commanding Generals staff, 3rd Armor Division, United States Army (1967-1968); businessman; member, Fayette County Democratic Executive Committee; elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1978 and 1980; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1982); elected, council, Connellsville; elected, city treasurer, Connellsville; unsuccessful campaign, Pennsylvania State Treasurer (1988); unsuccessful campaign for reelection to House (2006).