Legislation Quick Search
03/06/2021 07:39 AM
Pennsylvania House of Representatives
https://www.legis.state.pa.us/cfdocs/legis/BiosHistory/MemBio.cfm?ID=6370&body=H

WILLIAM EVANS


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1887-1888 Democrat
 Counties   Chester

Biography

01/31/1831 - 04/19/1904

EVANS, William, a Representative from Chester County; born, January 31, 1831 in Willistown Township, Chester County, Pa.; attended, Gause’s Academy, Chester County; farmer; school board secretary (12 years) and auditor (6 years), Willistown Township; director and incorporator, Malvern National Bank; president, Farmer’s Market Company of Philadelphia; president and organizer, Newtown Square Railroad; elected to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives as a Democrat in 1886; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1888); died, April 19, 1904 in Malvern, Chester County, Pennsylvania.