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GEORGE FORREST


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1893-1894 Democrat
 Counties   Lancaster

Biography

01/02/1852 - 10/29/1924

FORREST, George, a Representative from Lancaster County; born, January 2, 1852 in the city of Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pa.; apprentice, Lancaster Inquirer (1 year); engaged, printing business (8 years); clerk, New Haven & Hartford Railroad; engaged, tobacco business; tobacco inspector and agent, L.C. Linda, Hamilton & Co. of New York City; elected, school board, city of Lancaster (1892); elected to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives as a Democrat in 1892; unseated by contest, May 16, 1893; unsuccessful campaign, Pennsylvania House of Representatives (1894); died, October 29, 1924 in the city of Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania; interred, Greenwood Cemetery, Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.