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CHARLES J. PEDDER


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Memoirs of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania: Personal and Genealogical with Portraits, Vol. I.  Madison, WI: Northwestern Historial Association, 1904. 

 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1897-1898 Republican
 Counties   Allegheny

Biography

06/1869 - 04/15/1904

PEDDER, Charles J., a Representative from Allegheny County; born, June of 1869 in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa.; attended, Duff’s Business Institute; chemist and superintendent, Wayne Iron and Steel Company (7 years); real estate agent, Liggett Brothers; elected, select council, 35th Ward, Pittsburgh; elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1896; unsuccessful campaign for reelection to the House (1898); appointed, Central Board of Education; owner, Charles J. Pedder & Company, realtors; died, April 15, 1904 in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania; interred, Homewood Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.