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JOHN B. GEMMILL


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1875 Democrat
1876 Democrat
1877 Democrat
1878 Democrat
 Counties   York

Biography

01/13/1838 - 09/18/1913

GEMMILL, John B., a Representative from York County; born, January 13, 1838 in Hopewell Township, York County, Pa.; farmer; elected, assessor and school director, Hopewell Township; president, board of trustees, Farm Grove Academy; elected to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives as a Democrat for the 1875, 1876, 1877 and 1878 terms; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1879); appointed, postmaster, United States Postal Service (1878-1889); general manager, drug store; insurance agent, Prudential Life Insurance Company; court detective, York County; grocer; died,  September 18, 1913 in the city of York, York County, Pennsylvania; interred, Centre Presbyterian Church Cemetery, New Park, York County, Pennsylvania.