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GEORGE L. McFARLANE


Photo credit:

McAtee, William, comp. Souvenir: Portraits and Biographies of the Members of the Legislature of Pennsylvania and Heads of Departments, Session of 1895. Harrisburg, Pa.: The Roshon Portrait Company, 1895.

 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1895-1896 Republican
1897-1898 Republican
1899-1900 Republican
 Counties   Allegheny

Biography

11/22/1850 - 12/11/1905

McFARLANE, George Larimer, a Representative from Allegheny County; born, November 22, 1850 in Irwin, Westmoreland County, Pa.; attended, Western University of Pittsburgh (now University of Pittsburgh); graduated, Washington and Jefferson College, 1871; partner, William Welch & Company, wholesale grain and flour dealer (1871-1886); secretary, Pittsburgh Traction Company; general manager, Duquesne Traction Company; stock and bond broker, Darr, Luke, and Moore; elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1894; reelected to serve for 2 more consecutive terms; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1900); unsuccessful campaign, register of wills, Allegheny County (1904); died, December 11, 1905 in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania; interred, Allegheny Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.