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JOHN G. HERSH, M.D.


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1899-1900 Democrat
 Counties   Montgomery

Biography

04/23/1852 - 02/23/1919

HERSH, Dr. John G., a Representative from Montgomery County; born, April 23, 1852 in Upper Hannover Township, Montgomery County, Pa.; attended, Mt. Pleasant Seminary, Boyertown; M.D., University of Pennsylvania, 1876; physician; chief burgess, East Greenville (6 years); elected, delegate, Democratic State Convention (1891); elected to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives as a Democrat in 1898; unsuccessful campaign for reelection to the House (1900); died, February 23, 1919 in East Greenville Borough, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania; interred, New Goshenhoppen UCC Cemetery, East Greenville, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.