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JOHN MORRIS SMITH


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1889-1890 Republican
1891-1892 Republican
 Counties   Philadelphia

Biography

08/25/1855 -

SMITH, John Morris, a Representative from Philadelphia County; born, August 25, 1855 in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa.; graduated, Girard College, 1872; cotton dyer; employed, Pennsylvania Railroad; engaged, cigar business; elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1889 and 1891 terms; resigned from the House, January 22, 1892; unsuccessful campaign, common council, city of Philadelphia (1892).