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JOHN G. CLARKE


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1887-1888 Republican
 Counties   Washington

Biography

01/24/1829 - 01/13/1911

CLARKE, John Gaylord, a Representative from Washington County; born, January 24, 1829 in the city of Washington, Washington County, Pa,; attended, Washington College (now Washington and Jefferson College); farmer; wool grower; elected, school director, Franklin Township, Washington County; elected, president, Upper Ten-Mile Plank Road Company; elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1886; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1888); died, January 13, 1911 in the city of Washington, Washington County, Pennsylvania; interred, Washington Cemetery, Washington, Washington County, Pennsylvania.