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J. HOWARD BEACH


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1872 Democrat
1873 Democrat
 Counties   Pike, Wayne

Biography

1836 - 06/21/1896

BEACH, J. Howard, a Representative from Pike and Wayne Counties; born, 1836 in Kenoza Lake, Sullivan County, NY; tanner; co-owner, E. Beach and Sons Tannery; postmaster, United States Postal Service, Milanville, Pa. (1861); elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1872 term, reelected for the 1873 term; farmer; unsuccessful campaign, Pennsylvania Secretary of Internal Affairs (1878); president, Wayne County Agricultural Society; director, Wayne County Savings Bank; co-owner, Nebraska cattle business; engaged, lumber business; engaged, Cochecton Bridge Company; died, June 21, 1896 in Milanville, Wayne County, Pennsylvania.