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DAVID M. WEST


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
 Counties   Berks

Biography

03/27/1855 - 12/08/1908

WEST, David McGowan, a Representative from Berks County; born, March 27, 1855 in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa.; stove molding, Orr, Painter, & Co. of Reading; elected to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives as a Republican in 1894 and 1896; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1898); employed, United States Mint, Department of Treasury, Philadelphia; died, December 8, 1908 in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania; interred, Americans Mechanics Cemetery, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania; re-interred, Philadelphia Memorial Park, Frazer, Chester County, Pennsylvania.