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GEORGE HOPWOOD


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   Fayette

Biography

08/24/1845 - 09/13/1898

HOPWOOD, George, a Representative from Fayette County; born, August 24, 1845 in South Union Township, Fayette County, Pa.; attended, Madison College; farmer; school director (10 years); member, State Board of Agriculture (10 years); elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1895 and 1897 terms; died while in office, September 13, 1898 in Uniontown, Fayette County, Pennsylvania; interred, Oak Grove Cemetery, Uniontown, Fayette County, Pennsylvania.