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Charles Wesley Sones


 

Sessions

Session Year Position District Party
1911 24 Democrat
1913 24 Democrat
1915 24 Democrat
1919 24 Democrat
1921 24 Democrat
1923 24 Democrat
1925 24 Democrat
1927 24 Democrat
1929 24 Democrat
1933 24 Democrat
1935 24 Democrat
1937 24 Democrat
 Counties   Columbia, Lycoming, Montour, Sullivan

Biography

1859 - 1944

Lumberman, farmer, and banker; Born June 10, 1859, died Dec. 16, 1944; buried Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Hughesville, PA; never married, the son of Thomas L. and Catherine (Gray) Sones; trained as a teacher; bookkeeper throughout his life; settled first at Wolf Township, Lycoming County; timber-land and lumber mill business; after first term in Senate, pursued business interests in the Central Pennsylvania Lumber Company; resigned position and returned to Senate for a second term; member Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Hughesville; an important legislator to Lumber Co. interests and railroads, etc. Investor in transient lumber town of Masten.