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JACOB H. MARTIN


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 Democrat
 Counties   Clarion

Biography

05/01/1844 - 06/10/1923

MARTIN, Jacob Harold, a Representative from Clarion County; born, May 1, 1844 in Ashland Township, Clarion County, Pa.; attended, Northwest State Normal School (now Edinboro University of Pennsylvania); private, Battery E, 212nd Regiment, 6th Pennsylvania Heavy Artillery (1864-1865, Civil War); farmer; engaged, oil business; elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1895 term; not a candidate for reelection to the House for the 1897 term; died, June 10, 1923 in Beaver, Beaver County, Pennsylvania; interred, Beaver Cemetery and Mausoleum, Beaver, Beaver County, Pennsylvania.