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Pennsylvania House of Representatives


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"David Nye White, 1805-1888." www.Ancestry.com



Session Position District Party
1870 Republican
1871 Republican
1872 Republican
 Counties   Allegheny


08/22/1805 - 04/01/1888

WHITE, David Nye, a Representative from Allegheny County; born, August 22, 1805 in Wareham, Plymouth County, Ma.; printer; owner and editor, The Signal, Hancock, Il. (1840); owner and editor, The Pittsburgh Daily Gazette (1841-1844); elected, school director, council and burgess, Sewickley; collector of Internal revenue, Twenty-Third district of Pennsylvania; superintendent, Sewickley Cemetery; publisher, Conference Journal (now the Christian Advocate); elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1870, 1871 and 1872 terms; not a candidate for reelection to the House for the 1873 term; elected, delegate-at-large, Pennsylvania Constitutional Convention (1872-1873); died, April 1, 1888 in Sewickley, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania; interred, Sewickley Cemetery, Sewickley, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.