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WARREN W. MUMFORD


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Commemorative Biographical Record of Northeastern Pennsylvania. Vol. 2. Chicago: J.H. Beers & Co., 1900.

 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1875 Republican
1876 Republican
 Counties   Wayne

Biography

12/05/1840 - 12/06/1918

MUMFORD, Warren W., a Representative from Wayne County; born, December 5, 1840 in Starrucca, Wayne County, Pa.; attended, Millersville State Normal School (now Millersville University of Pennsylvania); engaged, mercantile business; elected as a Republican to the House in 1874 and 1875; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1876); proprietor, Starrucca Chemical Company; postmaster, United States Postal Service, Starrucca, Pa. (1889-1896, 1897-1901); first vice-president, Northeastern Pennsylvania Telephone Company; appointed, chief burgess, Starrucca borough (1911); died, December 6, 1918 in Starrucca, Wayne County, Pennsylvania; interred, Starrucca Cemetery, Starrucca, Wayne County, Pennsylvania.