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WILLIAM REEVES


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
 Counties   Philadelphia

Biography

05/24/1845 - 08/15/1907

REEVES, William, a Representative from Philadelphia County; born, May 24, 1845 in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa.; police officer; inspector, United States Customs Service, Philadelphia; elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1894; unsuccessful campaign for reelection to the House (1896); died, August 15, 1907 in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania; interred, Fernwood Cemetery, Fernwood, Delaware County, Pennsylvania.