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SAMUEL JOSEPHS


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1862 Democrat
1863 Democrat
1864 Democrat
1865 Democrat
1866 Democrat
1867 Democrat
1868 Democrat
1869 Democrat
1870 Democrat
1871 Democrat
1872 Democrat
1873 Democrat
1874 Democrat
 Counties   Philadelphia

Biography

04/04/1832 - 10/26/1895

JOSEPHS, Samuel A., a Representative from Philadelphia County; born, April 4, 1832 in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa.; engraver; bank note engraver, Philadelphia Mint; elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1862 term; reelected to the House for 12 more consecutive terms; not a candidate for reelection to the House for the 1875 term; elected, delegate, Democratic National Convention (1876, 1880,1884, 1888, and 1892); contractor; unsuccessful campaign, United States Marshall, Eastern District of Pa. (1884); died, October 26, 1895 in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania; interred, Mount Vernon Cemetery, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania.