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HUGH LATIMER WILSON


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
1893-1894 Republican
1895-1896 Republican
 Counties   Juniata

Biography

10/20/1831 - 12/16/1913

WILSON, Hugh Latimer, a Representative from Juniata County; born in McAlisterville, Juniata County, Pa., October 20, 1831; educated in the common schools; bookkeeper (1 year); proprietor, L. Wilson & Co., mercantile store (1849-1871); farmer (1877-1913); elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1893 and 1895 terms; not a candidate for reelection to the House for the 1897 term; died, December 16, 1913 in Parnassus, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania; interred in Lost Creek Presbyterian Cemetery, McAlisterville, Juniata County, Pennsylvania