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Pennsylvania State Senate

Eugene Beauharnois Hawley


Session Position District Party
1877 N/A Democrat
 Counties   Susquehanna, Wayne


1838 - 1886

Of Susquehanna County, born in Franklin Township, Delaware County, New York, June 26, 1839, the son of Alonzo and Betsey Maria (Green) Hawley; educated at the Delaware Literary Institute; read law and admitted to the Luzerne County bar; moved to Montrose, Susquehanna Co. where he served as Editor of the Democrat.  He served in the Senate two years, 1877-1878.  After state service, Hawley suffered a case of “melancholia” and was placed in an asylum for recuperation.  He did so, returned home, and died shortly thereafter in March 1886.  His wife was Mary Frances Hayden, married 1869.

Rhamanthus Stocker, History of Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania (Philadelphia: 1887), 110