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GEORGE STERR, JR.


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"Two Anti-Combiners Who Won in a Former Combine Stronghold." The Philadelphia Inquirer [James Elverson] 02 Nov. 1896, 2.

 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1897-1898 Republican
 Counties   Philadelphia

Biography

10/30/1860 - 02/03/1935

STERR, George, Jr., a Representative from Philadelphia County; born, October 30,1860 in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa.; employed, livery stable; engaged, mercantile business, Alexander Kerr Brothers and Company; sales, William Bumm Sons, salt business; member, Philadelphia Republican Committee; elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1897 term; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1898); special agent; highway commissioner, city of Philadelphia; tipstaff, Pennsylvania Court of Common Pleas, Philadelphia County; died, February 3, 1935 in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania; interred, Northwood Cemetery, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania.