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JAMES WILLIAMSON ORMSBY


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1883-1884 Democrat
 Counties   Mercer

Biography

07/15/1808 - 08/11/1890

ORMSBY, James Williamson, a Representative from Mercer County; born, July 15, 1808 in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa; major, Pennsylvania Militia; proprietor, J. W. Ormsby & Sons Coal Mine; elected, justice of peace; president, the Banking Company, Sharpsville; elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1883 term; unsuccessful campaign for reelection to the House for the 1885 term; died, August 11, 1890 in Sharpsville, Mercer County, Pennsylvania; interred, Riverside Cemetery, Sharpsville, Mercer County, Pennsylvania.